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48 Hours in the Dordogne

With the eponymous river running through its heart, the Dordogne really is a treasure trove when it comes to the hidden beauty of France. It's got history, culture and tasty cuisine in spades, and the...

The Best Food Festivals in France

If life without regular cheese-and-wine sessions is starting to feel a bit dull to you, we have the perfect solution: go to France! Home of Brie, Camembert and Roquefort, just to name a few, cheese is only the ...
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Quiz: Your Perfect French Getaway!

You know you want to discover France, but you're undecided about the exact destination? We are here to help you: take our short quiz and we'll find your perfect destination for a match made in French heaven! &...
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Team Travels: Cannes

By now, it should come as no surprise that Oliver's Travels is made up of passionate intrepid travellers. But if there's one person who loves to put pen to paper, it's our in-house copywriter, Natalie. She rece...

Team Travels: Dordogne

Once more our dashing team have been out and about visiting all the wonderful properties in our portfolio. This time, our kooky photographer Laeti and her two interns headed off to visit our chateaux in the&nbs...

Top 5 Villas in Aquitaine

Whether you're seeking a remote escape with your special someone or just looking to sink your teeth into  new uncharted cultures - a trip to Aquitaine will be one to remember. Start by taking a look at our...

Lavender Honey & Thyme Ice Cream Recipe

If you’re heading to one of our villas in Provence, not only will you enjoy the stunning accommodation with friends and family – but also the delicious regional food to go with it. We already hig...
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Top 5 Villas in Brittany

Brittany is famed chiefly for its beaches, and with so much coastline to explore it’s certainly one of the best reasons to visit the region. For travellers coming from the UK, it’s very accessible – its magnifi...

Team Travels : Lyon

Our gorgeous photographer Laeti recently got back from a trip back to her hometown, Lyon. And although you don't have the pleasure of knowing her personally, let me tell you - she talks about Lyon a lot! So let...

Top 10 Villas in Northern France

Few places hold the intricate history and charm of Northern France. Renowned for its lush pastures, green forests and lively farmlands - this tranquil region will leave you in awe as you escape the da...