Languedoc and Provence: The Pont du Gard

 21st Feb 2018

The Roman Empire changed the face of the world with its innovations in the realm of the military, civics and engineering. One of those innovations was...

Strange but true - France's Nutella riots

 30th Jan 2018

Last week saw a bizarre set of riots and scenes of fighting throughout France... not over sports or politics, but over Nutella. Though the hazelnut ch...

A tribute to Peter Mayle

 22nd Jan 2018

On Thursday, Peter Mayle - writer of the best-selling memoir A Year in Provence - died in hospital near his home in Vaugines, a village in the Luberon...