Six stunning Provence Coast properties Apr23

Six stunning Provenc...

The Provence Coast is one of the most sought after residential locations in the world. An abundance of sun-drenched beaches, unforgettable seascapes, gastronomic restaurants and spacious properties with glorious sea views makes this area one of France’s prime property hotspots. Home Hunts...

Provence: Prime property observations released by Home Hunts Feb14

Provence: Prime prop...

Sales of prime property in France are up 50% in 2014 when compared with January last year – and Provence, based on data gathered by Home Hunts from 2013, is one of the six most sought after areas for overseas buyers looking for prime property in France. Home Hunts has reported that the most...

A Star Quality House…. Dec11

A Star Quality House...

With the finals of the UK X-Factor approaching this weekend on ITV we will no doubt get to relive, during the programme, the moment Irish judge Louis Walsh chose his final three hopefuls in the South of France. As the boys practised behind the scenes and sang their hearts out to Louis and the...

TRIP THE LIGHT FANTASTIC Nov10

TRIP THE LIGHT FANTA...

(credit Maryanne Jacobsen) During the 19th and 20th centuries, many of the most famous painters in the world were drawn to the ‘midi’ particularly Provence, attracted by the climate and the clarity of the light. The vivid light which is captured on canvas has been inspiring professionals...

Bandol – In a league of its own! Nov02

Bandol – In a ...

The Provencal seaside resort of Bandol, renowned for its velvety red and racy rosé wine, has been a favourite with many a famous face over the years. Once the haunt of world-class writers – including authors Aldous Huxley (who wrote Brave New World) and Marcel Pagnol (who penned the...

World’s oldest cinema revived due to Marseille’s regeneration Oct18

World’s oldest...

The world’s oldest existing cinema, the Eden Théâtre at La Ciotat on the Provence Coast near Marseille, reopened last week on 9 October 2013, after sitting closed, cold and empty for almost three decades Despite being the venue for the Lumière Brothers’ first ever projected motion...