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.
Friday, November 8, 2013
Top Five Christmas Presents From Provence
So you're not actually in Provence but would still like to offer a spot of Southern French sunshine to your friends and family this Christmas (or perhaps treat yourself). To help you avoid the touristy tack. I've compiled a brief list of favourite, totally traditional, high quality products that are all available to buy online and bound to be hits. Click here to read more