Antibes in France

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 Things To Do with Kids in Loire Valley

The Loire Valley offers a huge range of family activities for when you fancy taking the kids over to its beautiful and versatile countryside. Bring them along on a family-friendly tour with a twist, let them ru...
La rocque Gageac

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 ...

Top 10 Historical Sites to Visit in France

There are dozens of fantastic historical sites worth visiting for those with an interest in France’s past: from sobering battlefields to monumental Gothic cathedrals, it’s a country steeped in history and packed with relics and breat...

3 Top Vineyards For Your Bordeaux Wine Tasting Trip

There are over 100,000 vineyards scattered across Bordeaux, making it one of France’s top wine regions. Wherever you choose to rent a chateau in Bordeaux, you’re never far from a crop of top quality wineries, many of which offer a v...

Best Group Activities in Rhône-Alpes

Whether you and your friends are outdoorsy types who like the idea of skiing, boating, and abseiling down mountains, or your idea of being ‘outdoorsy’ means eating al fresco, there is a holiday activity in Rhôn...

Best Things To Do in Normandy

Got a group of travel-hungry friends together and thinking of visiting Normandy? You've made the right choice - it's a region ripe with things to do. From exploring the varied and dramatic coastlines to fantast...

Best Things To Do in Vendée & Charente

With a huge variety of landscapes on offer from verdant farmland to ethereal wetlands and stretches of grand coastline, Vendée and Charente plays host to some fantastic activities whether you're travelling...
Things to do in Burgundy Guide - Oliver's Travels

Best Things to Do for Adults in Burgundy

If you're off on holiday with your friends, your time away is rarely just about R&R (though it's always enjoyable when it is, of course). Half the fun of any holiday is getting out there, trying out new thi...
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...
Provence - Things to do

Best Things To Do in Provence & Côte d’Azur

Provence is a landscape bursting with possibilities. This is a region with a remarkable range of things to do thanks to the diversity of its terrain - the beaches and coastlines of the French Riviera, the chall...

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 ...

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...
Wine Tasting

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...