Provence Lavender – The Guru guide

Provence Lavender – The Guru Guide Everything you need to know about Provence Lavender When to visit? Provence Lavender is in full bloom between June and early August. The colour peaks earliest at lower alti...
Provence blog - Life at the French School Gates

Life at the French school gates

Life at the French school gates Dan Briggs continues his hilarious column about life at the French school gates In general attempting to speak in French to the French elicits a positive response. There may be...

Skiing in Provence

Everybody thinks of Provence as the land of sunshine and lavender. It's also a great place to live because of a handful of delightful small ski-resorts in the Alpes de Haute Provence. These resorts offer the ki...

Countdown to Christmas

Countdown to Christmas in Provence A selection of the best things to see, do, and eat to make your Christmas in Provence magical. Aix en Provence Christmas chalet market, Cours Mirabeau, Aix en Provence, unt...

Life at the French school Gates

Dan Briggs continues his Provence blog about being a house dad in France. By the time Monday morning came the horror had faded a little. Parents greeted each other normally, there were kisses on both cheeks bu...

Provence Wine: Tasting notes

Provence wine When a local Provence wine tasting club asked Jamie Ivey to introduce them to English wine, little did they realise what was at stake. The phrases ‘hospital pass’ and ‘poisoned chalice’ came imm...