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The Revival of the Apothecary

The Revival of the Apothecary

This bygone profession is making a comeback today in response to the public’s growing enthusiasm for nature’s many virtues, especially those of plants.
1/24/2015
Provencal Craftsmanship at the Verrerie de Biot Glass Factory

Provencal Craftsmanship at the Verrerie de Biot Glass Factory

Established in 1956, the Verrerie de Biot glass factory hasn’t lost its luster. Famous throughout the world, it continues to pay tribute to local craftsmanship.
1/20/2015
The Real Andy Warhol on Display in Marseille

The Real Andy Warhol on Display in Marseille

An exceptional collection is on display at the MAC Marseille from 6 December 2014 to 12 April 2015. Rediscover Warhol through his most intimate memories.
1/19/2015
Charlotte Gastaut: Inside the Imagination of an Illustrator from Provence

Charlotte Gastaut: Inside the Imagination of an Illustrator from Provence

Originating from Marseille, the illustrator Charlotte Gastaut lent her talent to the decoration of L'Occitane’s Cherry Blossom collection. Between Provencal influence and Japanese inspiration, she invites us in to her dream world.
1/16/2015
Sophisticated Home Cooking at La Closerie

Sophisticated Home Cooking at La Closerie

The family restaurant created by Olivier and Delphine Alemany, La Closerie has made its home in Ansouis, where it offers fine cuisine in a warm and friendly atmosphere.
1/13/2015
Life is a Dream at Hotel Mademoiselle

Life is a Dream at Hotel Mademoiselle

Located in Juan-les-Pins, Hotel Mademoiselle elegantly combines design and whimsy. It’s an ideal place to escape for a break in the heart of the Riviera.
1/12/2015
Connecting with Young Contemporary Artists at the Villa Alliv

Connecting with Young Contemporary Artists at the Villa Alliv

In Marseille, graffiti artists, designers and musicians have found a new headquarters. Welcome to Villa Alliv, a multidisciplinary and quirky place, dedicated to contemporary art in all its forms.
1/9/2015
L’Igloo, A Showcase for Nordic Design in Aix-en-Provence

L’Igloo, A Showcase for Nordic Design in Aix-en-Provence

Since L’Igloo took up residence on Rue Constantin last May, this decoration shop with a Scandinavian vibe has been a breath of fresh air in the heart of Aix-en-Provence.
1/8/2015
The Winter Flea Markets of Provence

The Winter Flea Markets of Provence

The winter will be sweet for collectors, when many flea markets take place all over Provence. A boon for all lovers of objects, books and furniture!
1/6/2015
Five Resolutions for 2015!

Five Resolutions for 2015!

New Year is fast approaching, along with the resolutions that go with it! This year, Provence inspires us like a promise issued to a wonderful region.
12/29/2014
L'OCCITANE Fights Avoidable Blindness on World Braille Day

L'OCCITANE Fights Avoidable Blindness on World Braille Day

L'OCCITANE has been supporting the visually impaired since 1997. And since 2006, the brand is engaged in projects around the world to fight preventable blindness. Here’s how.
12/29/2014
Estérelle Payany : A Provencal in the Kitchen

Estérelle Payany : A Provencal in the Kitchen

Native to the Mediterranean and passionate about cooking, Estérelle Payany dreamed of writing about the gastronomy of Provence. In her new book "Provence, les meilleures recettes,” presenting the best recipes of Provence, she spotlights this cuisine of near and far.
12/22/2014
All the Charm & Splendor of the French Riviera at the Cap d’Antibes Beach Hotel

All the Charm & Splendor of the French Riviera at the Cap d’Antibes Beach Hotel

On a peninsula hidden at the heart of the French Riviera, the Cap Beach Hotel offers a magical and intimate setting, for a guaranteed getaway.
12/19/2014
Artisans Run in the Family at the Confiserie Lilamand

Artisans Run in the Family at the Confiserie Lilamand

For five generations, the Confiserie Lilamand has been manufacturing candied fruit in Saint-Rémy-de-Provence. A local tradition with a bright future.
12/15/2014
My Best Christmas Memories in Provence

My Best Christmas Memories in Provence

In December, Provence changes appearance. Families get busy preparing for Christmas in the streets, decked out with lights. It’s an important celebration in this region, which leaves lasting memories.
12/15/2014
The Story of Shea: A Magic Ingredient at the Service of Women

The Story of Shea: A Magic Ingredient at the Service of Women

Since the early 1980s, L'Occitane has been committed to a fair-trade partnership with the women of Burkina Faso who make Shea butter. This exceptional ingredient takes care of women’s skin, and contributes to their empowerment.
12/12/2014
Four Ski Resorts with Views of the Mediterranean

Four Ski Resorts with Views of the Mediterranean

A major summer destination, the French Riviera is famous above all for its beaches. But discover the snowy side of the Riviera, which offers miles of ski trails in the winter.
12/11/2014
Manufactured in Provence

Manufactured in Provence

Nestled inside their pretty yellow boutiques, L'Occitane products can be found in every corner of the planet. Yet they are indeed Manufactured in Provence! Come behind the scenes of your favorite cosmetics company, inspired by this sublime region.
12/10/2014
La Terrasse de Lurs: Provence on a Plate

La Terrasse de Lurs: Provence on a Plate

La Terrasse de Lurs restaurant, which opened in November 2014, stands at the center of an outstanding site. Its chef, David Arcos, hopes to make it a welcoming place.
12/9/2014
Château Eza, Luxury in the Heart of History

Château Eza, Luxury in the Heart of History

In Eze, a hilltop village located between Nice and Monaco, stands a medieval building, today known as the Château Eza. Combining luxury and charm, this hotel promises a unique experience.
12/7/2014

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