Read about some of my favourite places to visit ...

Exquisite countryside in Uzes, one of my favouite French villages.

Uzès, Discover One of My Absolute Favourite French Villages

I was first introduced to the idea of visiting Uzès by Jean-Marie of Our French Impressions. He was born in the area and lived much of his life in the local region, and his family continue to live there. At the time, I remember that I struggled to even pronounce …

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Gordes, Perched Village, Luberon Valley, All Things French

Visit Gordes, one of the Prettiest Perched Villages in Provence

Discover the Rich History and Culture of Gordes. Gordes is a small village located in the Luberon region of Provence, France. Visit Gordes, one of the Luberon’s prettiest villages, known for its stunning hilltop location, rich history, and artistic expression. The village is home to just over 2,000 people (called …

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Cinq Cent Apartments, Living and Kitchen area

Cent Cinq, Apt. Accommodation Perfection + Gateway to the Luberon

Cent Cinq apartments, set within the Apt town centre, blending convenience and comfort, seamlessly. Nestled in the heart of Apt, Provence, lies a property that embodies the essence of the perfect holiday getaway. I recently had the pleasure of staying in a beautiful apartment in central Apt on the edge …

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Visit Saint-Rémy-de-Provence - All Things French

St-Rémy-de-Provence. Discover Heaven

Few places match the perfection of St-Rémy-de-Provence. This pretty village near Aix-en-Provence has taken my heart. By now you know that I just love beauty and atmosphere, and truly appreciate calm and simplicity. St-Rémy-de-Provence is a dream come true for the stylist and Francophile in me. Everything is clean, with …

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Ancient Roman Ruins, Arles, Gateway to Provence

Be Impressed by the Roman Architecture and Amphitheatre in Arles

Some of the most beautiful features of Arles are the Roman architectural features that still exist in the town today. It’s truly amazing to be able to walk amongst genuine, beautiful, Roman history. Feel the energy reaching back 2000 years into another age and culture. One of the most impressive …

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Institut de Francais, Villefranche-sur-Mer, on the French Riviera

Learn French at the Institut de Français on the French Riviera.

Imagine, one month on the Côte d’Azur! One of my most memorable visits to France was in 2013, when I experienced one whole month of full French-language immersion training at the Institut de Français in one of the most fabulous locations on the French Riviera. I studied at the school …

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Villa Kerylos on the Mediterranean Sea, Beaulieu sur Mer

Villa Kerylos, an Authentic & Luxurious Replica Greek Palace

If you are visiting Villefranche and want to really spoil yourself, allow some time to visit one of the most spectacular villas on Cap Ferrat, Villa Kerylos. I had been visiting Villefranche every year for 4 years before I finally made the effort to walk across to Beaulieu-sur-Mer to see …

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Arles Market, Arles, Gateway to the Camargue and Luberon

Stay in Arles, Gateway to the Camargue and Luberon

Arles, located in the South of France, is a charming town with a rich history and cultural heritage. It is centrally located for exploring the Camargue region, Provence and the Luberon. Arles has fabulous markets, beautiful architecture, wonderful restaurants and vineyards, plus a wealth of ancient Roman Ruins. #secret As …

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Eze, Cote d'Azur, Riviera | All Things French

The Enchanting Village of Eze on the French Riviera.

If you haven’t been to Èze yet, it’s time it was on your list. One of my absolute favourite places to visit when I stay in Villefranche sur Mer is the perched hilltop village of Eze. This beautiful village dates back to the middle ages and clings impressively to the …

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Chateau de Chantilly. All Things French

Discover the Beautiful Château de Chantilly.

Want to travel with an onboard bag, but not sure how to manage it? Download my free Onboard Bag Travel Checklist… YES PLEASE! Experience a fairy-tale moment from your childhood dreaming. For travellers like myself, seeing any Châteaux in France is like stepping through the looking glass into an unreal world. Château de …

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