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Provencal Cuisine

By Viator, March 2014

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 18 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Thanks to its picturesque setting on the Mediterranean coast, Provence, in Southern France, is blessed with a warm climate, idyllic landscape and highly fertile soils that yield a range of fresh ...  Read more

The Grasse Perfumeries

By Viator, March 2014

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 21 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Just a half-hour inland from Cannes is what may be the sweetest-smelling day trip you've ever taken. Grasse, a sprawling hilltop Provencal town with an 11th century cathedral, is also known as the ...  Read more

3 Days in Nice: Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, December 2013

4.5 star rating: Recommended 916 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Nice has a azure sea, a kind climate, unbeatable wine and food, exciting nightlife, art, views and ice cream the flavor of flowers. Whether you want history, fashion, fun, beaches, day trips or ...  Read more

The Wine Region of Chateauneuf-du-Pape

By Viator, October 2013

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 10 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

When you hear a wine name like Châteauneuf-du-Pape, you probably think of how you've seen that on a label in your local wine store. But what many people forget is that like Bordeaux, ...  Read more

Cannes Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, October 2013

4.5 star rating: Recommended 719 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Cannes. Just the name conjures up images of glamour: white clothing, huge sunglasses and all those million dollar yachts. For two weeks in May, this is the place-to-be on the calendar of the rich ...  Read more

French Riviera from Nice

By Viator, October 2013

4.5 star rating: Recommended 404 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

The French Riviera teems with destinations dripping with glamor and natural beauty, with Nice the logical spot for a base to see them all. Whether you want history, fashion, fun, beaches, day ...  Read more

Nightlife in and Around Nice

By Viator, August 2013

Tours & Tickets

The French Riviera is obviously a beautiful region of the country, and its mild weather makes it a great year-round destination. In fact, even in the early spring you can spend your days on the ...  Read more

St Tropez

By Viator, January 2012

4.5 star rating: Recommended 106 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

The rich and famous might have their enormous yachts and grand chateaux, but any one of us can occupy the chairs and tables in the cafes that line the promenade at St Tropez, enjoy the sunshine and ...  Read more

Monaco Tours from Cannes

By Viator, January 2012

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 395 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Cannes. Monaco. Two names that conjure up images of the glamorous life. And the road that links them? The French Riviera’s famous Grand Corniche, one of the world’s most spectacular drives with views ...  Read more

Provence Day Trips

By Viator, August 2010

4.5 star rating: Recommended 298 Ratings | Tours & Tickets

Provence is luxuriously located in south-eastern France and next to the Mediterranean Sea. It has always been an inspiration to artists (Picasso, Matisse, van Gogh), a playground for the rich ...  Read more

Gambling in Monte Carlo

By Philippa Burne , UK, October 2012

Not actually France , but close enough to often be included in trips to the Cote d’Azur, Monte Carlo in the tiny independent country of Monaco , is known for its wealth and its Monte Carlo Casino ...  Read more

Aix-en-Provence

By Philippa Burne , UK, October 2012

If you’re in Provence and missing the café culture and sophistication of Paris , head straight to Aix-en-Provence , a little piece of heaven in the south of France . Editor’s Note: This ...  Read more

Sete: A Well-Kept Secret

By Philippa Burne , UK, September 2012

It’s one of the most unspoiled places on the Mediterranean, a well-kept secret so don’t tell anyone but do head there as soon as you can! Editor’s Note: This recommendation was taken from our  ...  Read more

Surfing in Biarritz

By Philippa Burne , UK, August 2012

Was Napoleon III’s wife the Empress Eugenie a surfer? Is that why, in the mid-19th century, she insisted he develop a royal seaside resort at Biarritz , facing one of Europe’s best surf breaks? On ...  Read more

Things to do in Montpellier

By Philippa Burne , UK, August 2012

Sunshine on the beach by day and sipping world-class wine by night. If that sounds good to you then head to Montpellier on the south coast of France . Editor’s Note: This recommendation was ...  Read more

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