Beach

Baie des anges; marseille; day trip; les goudes

Les Goudes – To good to miss!

It’s the end of August. The really hot weather has now gone and the days are starting to get shorter. The end of the season is coming. But there is still plenty to do in and around Aix-en-Provence. One little … Read More

Carro; Restaurant; Maison Saint Jerome; holidays; Aix en Provence; fish restaurant; holiday rental; holiday house; guest house

Le Carro Bleu – Relaxed, local fish restaurant

One of the challenges I often have and often hear when visiting a region we are not familiar with is finding a good restaurant. I recently spend the afternoon in Carry le Rouet  (ask me about it if you are … Read More

La Ciotat: Calanque, cranes, boats and ice cream

Did you know that Pétanque is the favourite past time of French people on holiday. And did you know that it has been invented in a small village, La Ciotat, not very far from the Maison Saint Jérôme guest house? … Read More