Midi-Pyrénées Travel Guide

A relatively new addition to France, the Midi-Pyrénées was created to surround the cultural capital of Toulouse in the late 1970s. You might think that its relative youth would mean the Midi-Pyrénées ...

Best Foodie Experiences in the Midi-Pyrénées

Like much of France, the Midi-Pyrénées is an area that's ripe for exploration if you want to tickle and tantalise your tastebuds. There's endless fields and farmland where top-quality produce is grown and produ...
French Riviera - Travel Guide

Provence & Côte d’Azur Travel Guide

The Provençal way of life is one that's deeply tempting for anyone who's been feeling the need to get away from it all. This is a place where the Mediterranean weather turns fields of corn and lavender into pic...
Loire Valley - Best things to do - Oliver's Travels

Best Group Activities in Loire Valley

Travelling with a few friends to one of luxury villas and chateaux in the Loire Valley? Here's some good news for you then - not only will you be getting some top-class, hand-picked accommodation, you'll also h...

Best Family Activities in Languedoc

There's loads to do in Languedoc for adventurous families - and quite a lot if you're not feeling all that adventurous either! With its mix of beautiful inland countryside and a stunning coast, Languedoc makes ...

Best Group Activities in the Dordogne

The Dordogne is a spectacular region to explore with friends. Not only is there an abundance of natural beauty, but it's so varied that there is loads for you to do whether you're all about relaxation, want to ...
Languedoc Travel Guide

Languedoc Travel Guide

Languedoc-Roussillon is one of those areas of France where you can feel like you're totally cur off from the rest of the country. Commercial tourism has been very slow to capitalise on the region, meaning you c...

Best Foodie Experiences in Languedoc

Out of all the things Languedoc has on offer, one that'll keep visitors coming back again and again is the food. With fertile farmland in the region's interior and a surprisingly expansive coast, ingredients fr...
The Dordogne River

Dordogne Travel Guide

Our handy Dordogne travel guide is here to make sure you make the most of your trip - and don't forget we've got a gorgeous selection of luxury villas in the Dordogne for you, your friends and family to stay in...

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 even serious R&R can get boring after a little while. Make sure you and your group have somethin...
Loire Valley Travel Guide by Oliver's Travels

Best Foodie Experiences in Loire Valley

Tasting everything France has to offer will be a big part of any holiday to the country - and if you're visiting one of our luxury villas in the Loire Valley the opportunities for gourmet indulgence a...

Best Kids Activities in Dordogne

The Dordogne might not seem like the first place you'd think of taking the kids, but you'd be pleasantly surprised by how much fun and diversity it offers on a family holiday. There's some of the world's best f...

Aquitaine Travel Guide

Aquitaine's reputation as a varied and enchanting destination is well-earned - whether you're looking for relaxation or excitement, this beautiful part of south-western France is a feast for every one of the se...
French Food Experiences

Best Food Experiences in Aquitaine

Aquitaine is perfect if your kind of holiday involves sampling some fine foods and even finer wines! Boasting one of the world's most famous wine towns in Saint-Émilion and a range of fantastic eateries from lo...

Best Group Activities in Aquitaine

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 while taking full advantage of the fantastic...

The 10 Best Luxury Villas in Languedoc

Found right in the middle of Southern France, Languedoc is an intriguing mix of beautiful towns on the coast and rural bliss inland. From the bustling energy of Montepellier to the beautiful medieval castles of...

Oliver’s Travels Visiting Dordogne

Recently our two newest interns had the opportunity to spend eleven days with our in-house photographer travelling around Dordogne. We were so pleased to have them visit some of our best villas in Dor...

The 12 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...