Lavender fields, hilltop villages and spectacular rocky fjords, rosé wine and bouillabaisse, Cézanne and Van Gogh, cutting edge rap and hip-hop music, Jean de Florette and Manon des Sources, pétanque, scuba diving and Olympique de Marseille: Provence is a vibrant mix of romantic tradition and surprising, fast-changing modernity. This is an insider's guide to the best of it, from a professional journalist living there.
Sunday, March 18, 2012
Everything You Need to Know About The Beaches Of Cassis
While I was in Cassis, I also did a tour of the beaches, where you can catch some rays and swim in some matchlessly clear water, in between enjoying the wine, scenery, market and all the other other attractions this pretty little town has to offer - though I can't promise they'll all be quite as secluded and peaceful in August as they were on a lovely sunny day in early spring.... Click here to read more.