Blog

One year in Provence

Focus

Top 6 Picnic Spots in Provence
Food

Top 6 Picnic Spots in Provence

Read more
Top addresses in Aix-en-Provence
Lifestyle

Top addresses in Aix-en-Provence

Read more
A fresh summer in Provence
Lifestyle

A fresh summer in Provence

Read more
We tested... a kayak excursion in the "Calanques" fjords!
Lifestyle

We tested... a kayak excursion in the "Calanques" fjords!

Read more

Marseille

Top 6 Picnic Spots in Provence

Top 6 Picnic Spots in Provence

Time to eat outside

Picnics are a great way to escape from routine and spend some quality time with friends, family or your partner. Whether you opt for the seaside, a park or vineyard, they are an ode to simple pleasures and sharing.

We tested... a kayak excursion in the "Calanques" fjords!

We tested... a kayak excursion in the "Calanques" fjords!

Time to row

Fancy grabbing your paddle and swishing off to the translucent waters of En-Vau fjord? Test your biceps with a kayak tour of the myriad of fjords dotted along the coast between Cassis and Marseille.

We tested... the Côte Bleue coast by train!

We tested... the Côte Bleue coast by train!

Would you believe us if we told you the best ever train ride is right here in the Bouches-du-Rhône?

Why visiting the Bouches-du-Rhône is a must in 2018!

Why visiting the Bouches-du-Rhône is a must in 2018!

My Provence wants to make the most of the new year to unveil why 2018 is THE year for your holiday in Provence

TOP 5 CHRISTMAS GOODIES

TOP 5 CHRISTMAS GOODIES

Discover our list of top designers and inventors of sugary sensations Made in Provence

second-hand shops in provence

second-hand shops in provence

Flea markets, car boot sales and bric-a-brac fairs

Clothing, books, crockery, toys or furniture... you'll find all sorts of bargains at Provence's bric-a-brac fairs.

Boat trips

Boat trips

Enjoy a breath of fresh air in summer, explore the area's maritime and river heritage and sail the Med all year round with our boat trips!

Spring Holidays in Provence

Spring Holidays in Provence

Fancy a novel or traditional Easter holiday? Provence is just the place! With a vast range of accommodation, activities, tours, shopping addresses and Easter picnic ideas, our selection guarantees you a fabulous holiday in the Bouches-du-Rhône!

2017 in Provence will be sport crazy

2017 in Provence will be sport crazy

All the must-do sporting and cultural events celebrating the 2017 "Marseille-Provence, European Capital of Sport" year

In 2013, Marseille was the European Capital of Culture. In 2017, it is the European Capital of Sport! Swimming, running, cycling, boxing, basketball, handball, tennis, sailing, rugby, hockey, fencing, walking, skating, BMX, kitesurfing, mountain biking and surf sports… Discover our MP2017 sports selection and get ready to move in Marseille!

Best places to shop for Christmas gifts

Best places to shop for Christmas gifts

Here we are again… in less than a month, it’ll be Christmas already! Lights, decorations, Christmas markets, and then… the presents!

All items Marseille

Bonnes adresses

Cassis

Cassis

Tucked between the Calanques and Cap Canaille is Cassis, with its fishing port and inlets with turquoise waters. Relaxation guaranteed!

See the Cassis guide
Charming B&Bs in Provence

Charming B&Bs in Provence

The inhabitants of Bouches-du-Rhône will be delighted to welcome you into their home. Experience the art of Mediterranean living by staying in a B&B.

See the Charming B&Bs in Provence guide
Water-based activities in Provence

Water-based activities in Provence

Scuba diving in the calanques, windsurfing on the Etang de Berre lagoon or surfing on the Côte Bleue - here's the guide to water sports in Provence.

See the Water-based activities in Provence guide
Plus d'adresses