On the VillaSud Blog we post short stories about our personal experiences in Southern France. Also we would like to share topics that inspire us (and you of course). Do you have a nice idea to blog about or do you like to contribute to our blog? Please let us know, we love to hear fun news or inspirational ideas about the South of France. Enjoy reading! Regards, Jannine Hazenberg

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Cotignac is one of the most beautiful and idyllic villages in Provence. The village is mainly characterized by its famous rock, the Rocher de Cotignac. The old village center is completely built against this 400 meters wide and 80 meters high rock which looks very impressive. At the top of the rock are two 14th century towers, relics of the castle that once stood there. Cotignac has... Read more
Eze is one of the most beautiful villages on the Côte d'Azur and deserves to be in the spotlight in our blog. If you spend your holiday near Nice, it's a missed opportunity if you don't go there! The small medieval village of Èze is situated on a hill (429 meters above sea level) and offers a truly spectacular view of the Mediterranean Sea and the surroundings. In clear... Read more
If you think of Antibes, in the first instance you think of a fashionable seaside resort with luxury villas and a harbor with imposing yachts. But do not be mistaken, Antibes is a beautiful city that has a lot to offer in cultural and culinary terms too! Antibes is the largest city in the Alpes Maritimes department after Nice, followed closely by Cannes. By coincidence, Antibes is... Read more
Correns is a tiny village with about 800 inhabitants in the Provence Verte. Nature in and around Correns is beautiful and invites you to walk. On the river Argens you can make wonderful canoe trips, a fun activity for the whole family. In the neighborhood of Correns there are a number of villages which are also worth a visit, such as Cotignac, Tourtour and Entrecasteaux. The beautiful abbey in... Read more
Port Grimaud is the outer and seaside resort of the southern French fortified town of Grimaud. The French architect François Spoerry realized this ambitious project of a town in the water in 1966. Protected against the wind from the east and the Mistral from the west, he developed the harbor town of Port Grimaud in the bay of Saint-Tropez. The town is built on lagoons and drained... Read more
If you are bound to a holiday in the busy July or August period, it is good to know that there are also quiet bays and beaches on the southern French coast. Théoule-sur-Mer is located in the Alpes-Maritimes, on the border with the department of Var and extends over a coastline of 13 km. Do you want to leave the busy beaches of Cannes, Nice, Antibes and Juan le Pins behind, then park... Read more
In southern France the late summer is a wonderful period and offers plenty of opportunities for activities for which the high season may be too hot. Take for example kayaking or canoeing. In July and August it is not always pleasant in the full sun on the water. In September and October the temperature is wonderful to go canoeing or kayaking and enjoying a day on the water. Kayaking is an... Read more
The southern French Menton is located on the Côte d'Azur, about 20 minutes from Monaco and only 5 minutes from the Italian border. It is a town to fall in love with instantly. The colorful houses in the center, the well-preserved buildings, the cozy shops, the six beautiful botanical gardens and of course the markets make this town a pleasant place. It is not for nothing that Menton... Read more
Saint Tropez is, quite simply, the most famous resort in Europe and it was attracting the artistic and dissolute long before Brigitte Bardot’s time. In the Forties and Fifties, the village was a summertime extension of the Parisian Left Bank: Juliette Greco, Boris Vian, Sartre and Picasso. Then Bardot appeared in ‘And God Created Women’ and this film brought a lot of... Read more
Every city in France, large or small, has a number: squares! They are the heart of French culture because it is where events such as markets and festivals take place, it is the place where people meet! The beautiful city of Aix-en-Provence is known for its many fountains but also has beautiful squares. Squares that are worth a visit during a city walk! The nice thing about the squares in Aix... Read more

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