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Top 23 Chateaux to Rent in 2023

It’s no secret that France is always a hit holiday destination for the whole family. Superb food, breathtaking scenery, world-famous wine and, of course, romance. But here at Oliver's Travels, we like to take i...
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Top Winter Holidays in France

It’s time winter holidays were brought in out of the cold. With more amazing French properties than you’ll find anywhere else, the team at Oliver’s Travels are the real experts when it comes to finding you the ...
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Top 5 Food and Wine Tours in Bordeaux

France is without a doubt one of the world’s most renowned wine-producing countries, but it’s Bordeaux, in southwest France which is the jewel in the country's crown. Well developed for wine tourism, Bordeau...

Top 10 Villas in the Cote d’Azur

The playground of the rich and famous, Cote D’Azur – also referred to as the French Riviera – is set along the dazzling Mediterranean coastline on the southeast corner of France. With picture-perfect coastal to...

Aquitaine in France: the best group activities

More and more people are exploring the possibilities of going on holiday with their friends, and it's a great way to enjoy one of our luxury villas in Aquitaine in France while taking full advantage of the fant...
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The Best Wine Experiences in the South of France

A visit to one of our luxury villas in the South of France wouldn’t be complete without sampling some of the Continent’s most celebrated export – wine. Whether your preference is red, white or sparkling (or per...

The Best Villas in the Dordogne

If you want to experience one of the most beautiful places in the world, there’s only one thing for it – head to one of our villas in the Dordogne. There’s a reason (in fact, there are loads) that the British a...

Top 10 Villas in Northern France

Few places rival the lengthy history and quintessential charm of Northern France. Renowned for its lush pastures, green forests and lively farmlands, this tranquil region will leave you in awe as you escap...

The Best Antique Fairs and Markets in France

When you think of the best places to uncover antiques in France, the sprawling Parisian flea markets probably spring to mind. However, various towns and villages around the country are quiet hosts to some of th...

Our 10 Best Holiday Villas & Chateaux in Provence

Escaping to a luxury French chateau is just as enjoyable at the height of summer as it is in the wintertime. Simply Chateau offers a number of magnificent villas in Provence, France, available year-round for you to choose from - here ar...
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Top 5 Reasons To Spend a Summer in Provence

Colloquially known as Le Midi, or the midday, due to the sheer amount of sunshine it enjoys, it's pretty clear why the south of France is one of the top France holiday destinations. Our top pick? Prov...

The Best Food Festivals in France

If the foodie life is the only life for you - and you're a huge fan of wine and cheese - then you might want to take a look at this list of food festivals in France! Home of Brie, Camembert and Roquefort, chees...
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Three Amazing Day Trips in the Cote d’Azur

The warm climate and the inspiring landscape of the Cote d'Azur and French Riviera have long been associated with luxury and glamour, attracting famed personalities from F. Scott Fitzgerald to Brigitte Bardot. ...

Best Foodie Experiences in Dordogne

A big part of any proper holiday is taking time out to enjoy what your chosen destination has to offer, and that's certainly true of French food and drink. If you're heading to one of our Dordogne boutique vill...
Best Foodie Experiences in Languedoc

Best Foodie Experiences in Languedoc

Out of all the things Languedoc has to offer, one that'll keep you coming back time and time again is the food. With the region's fertile farmland and a surprisingly expansive coast, its cuisine uses ingredient...
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Dordogne Travel Guide

The most quintessential French getaway, the Dordogne is beloved among tourists and locals alike for its picturesque countryside, fortified towns and rich historic significance. Our destination experts have comb...

Best Things To Do in Languedoc

Lounging around the pool with your friends at your luxury chateau in Languedoc is all well and good, but there's so much to see and do in the region too. Make sure you and your group have something to look...