South Of France

Word of Mouth: Aix-en-Provence
A mention of the south of France often conjures visions of Slim Aarons-style grandeur, neatly positioned umbrellas stretching along strips of beach and perhaps a yacht or two. And yet, 30 minutes north of Marseilles (and easily accessible by an inexpensive...
Festival International d'Art Lyrique d'Aix-en-Provence
Festival International d'Art Lyrique d'Aix-en-Provence, or Festival d'Aix, isn't your average collection of acts in the already crowded festival season. Though, in its 69th year, it's certainly not new. Set in various theaters (one of which is outdoors...
Word of Mouth: Saint-Tropez
A premier stop for the jet-set community, the south of France carries prestige grounded first and foremost in the region's historic beauty. Sun soaks the beaches. Sailboats ride sea breezes, drifting between yachts. Dancing, drinks and dinner occur...
Auberge de l'Oum├Ęde, In the Gloaming
Sponsored content: The south of France, and Saint-Tropez in particular, may seem a daunting place if you aren't set on an exact itinerary. A harbor for some of the world's largest yachts, a center for some of the the world's best food and drink...