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Beauty in the plate

"A meal is an artistic moment like any other"

Evenings at the Friche de la Belle de Mai, exhibitions at Mucem and the Vieille Charité... In…

Mediterranean picnic

A chic foodie cruise off Marseille

From the Calanques to the Côte Bleue, and the island of Frioul to Corniche Kennedy, Marseille can…

With the kids

3 days in Marseille: ready for a dose of bracing…

Sunny days in Marseille are plentiful and the call of the sea is strong. Head to Marseille and…

5-minute guides

The 5-minute essential guide to French lavender

Its gentle aroma evokes sunny countryside Provence. At one time only harvested in the wild, today…

Nomadic meals in Noailles

Gourmet walk with Bénédicte Sire in Marseille's…

Director Bénédicte Sire went to meet the merchants of Noailles, a district of Marseille, during a…

Opening of the MuSaMa

Marseille soap: museum quality

A museum devoted to Marseille soap has just been inaugurated in the center of the Phocaean City…

Indiscretion

The new Fondation Carmignac in Porquerolles

20 years ago, Edouard Carmignac fell in love with La Courtade, a farmhouse in Porquerolles. On 2…

Iodized delicacy

We participated in the sea urchin harvest in…

FUNDAMENTALS

Provence: what to do, what to see

Provence can be tranquil or social, wise or wild, unpredictable or calm, stormy or sensible. Seek…

Fashion

6 creators reinventing Provence

A chef, a parfumier, a fashion designer, an architect, an artisan and an artist, all inspired by…

Culture

Marseille

Feel our top 5 sensory experiences in Marseille… See panoramic views of the Mediterranean from…

Cuisine

Mediterranean dishes

Begin like a Niçoise For your aperitif, grab a table at a café terrace and order a pastis, an…

Sport

Outdoor, active pursuits and heritage: Gorges du…

Just two hours by road from Marseille, the Gorges du Verdon Regional Nature Park boasts a relief…

Culture

The MuCEM, Marseille’s newest museum

Built on the historical site of the Fort St-Jean, Marseille (External link) ’s most recent…

Camargue

A UNESCO Biosphere Reserve and Regional Nature Reserve, the Camargue delta opens into the…

The stunning natural landscapes of Provence

Saint Rémy de Provence, Aix en Provence, Avignon, Nîmes, Gordes, Mont Ventoux – welcome to…

Provence

Let's keep in mind that Provence is not a perfectly delimited geographical entity, but rather the…

Wine

The Provence vineyard

The Provençal wine region, famous for its rosé, as well as its full-flavoured reds and whites, is…

Palaces de France collection

Airelles La Bastide, Gordes. The Provençal palace.

Savour the best of Provence.

Nature

3 top spots to visit on Provence's lavender route

From Vaucluse to Drôme, the beloved lavender fields are among the most beautiful landscapes in…

Countryside

Discover nature, culture and gastronomy in the…

The Lubéron’s attraction lies in its landscapes, which have preserved their strong regional…

Cuisine

Garden Restaurants in Provence

For all food lovers, Provençal produce and flavors are one-of-a-kind. Tradition and creativity are…

Cuisine

Provence’s black diamonds…

Worth its weight in gold (more or less) and a gem amongst fungi, the truffle (mushroom, not…

Seaside

Saint-Tropez

Feel Saint-Tropez with our top 5 sensory experiences… See gleaming yachts moored in the celebrated…

Nature

Eight winter adventures in Provence

You probably think that Provence = summer + pool + lavender. Well you’d be wrong! This stunningly…

Fashion

A sunny stroll through Marseille with Matthieu…

Marseille is changing, Marseille is evolving... And nobody is better placed to tell us about it…

Architecture

The art of surprise: Avignon

What if the greatest journey in the world was all about the detours? In France, you sometimes have…

Culture

Aix-en-Provence

Feel our top 5 sensory experiences in Aix-en-Provence… See the art of post-Impressionist Paul…

Culture

Rencontres Photographiques: Summer in Arles

What if the best art gallery in the world was a town in Provence? All summer, until 27 September,…

Fashion

Shopping in Saint-Tropez

St-Tropez was a quiet fishing village before Brigitte Bardot shook things up in the late 1950s.…