Provence Family Vacation Alpilles
Carolyne Kauser-AbbottExplore: Travel in Provence

Provence Family Vacation Ideas for Holidays with Kids in the Alpilles

Family Vacation in Provence Those iconic images of rows of lavender, fields of sunflowers and bright red poppies, Roman ruins and cobblestone villages are actual landscapes of Provence, but unlikely to interest your children for an extended period. Whenever friends visit the Alpilles with their families, it has been our …

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Ashley TinkerExplore: Travel in Provence

Family Holiday Ideas for Things to do in Provence with Kids

Contributor blog post by Ashley Tinker: Family Friendly Activities on Vacation It’s possible that your children might not enjoy the wonderful relaxation of sipping on rosé and people watching in a town square. I know where we live this is something the parents often do on warm summer nights while the …

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Explore: Travel in ProvenceLocals Travel TipsRebecca Whitlocke

The Best Places to Spot Dolphins, Whales and Turtles in the Mediterranean 

Contributor blog post by Access Riviera: Discover the Mediterranean hot spots for dolphin and whale watching. Find out where you can see turtles swimming in the wild and maybe even join them. Nature lovers will enjoy a Mediterranean yacht charter for the stunning scenery, but during the summer season there …

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Joutes provençales
Explore: Travel in ProvenceRebecca WhitlockeWhat's On Provence & Cote d'Azur

Joutes Provençales at Vieux Port in Cannes

Contributor blog post by Access Riviera: Hosted at Vieux Port in Cannes, this summer families can enjoy free events that demonstrate the old tradition of provençale joutes. Cannes : History of the Joutes Provençales Joutes provençales originate from the Egyptian era; fishermen from the French Riviera originally set up a …

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Villeneuve Loubet Beach Front @AccessRiviera
Explore: Travel in ProvenceRebecca WhitlockeStay Fit in Provence

Family-friendly cycling and walking: Villeneuve Loubet

Contributor blog post by Access Riviera: Villeneuve Loubet is located between Nice and Antibes and for tourists it may not seem instantly appealing with less restaurants and accommodation than other French Riviera towns. However, there is plenty to see and do with lots of free activities and paid attractions that …

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Supported Holidays in the Sun @GoProvence
Explore: Travel in ProvenceThe Provence Post

Provence for Special-Need Kids and Adults

Contributor blog post by Julie Mautner: I recently came across a company called Go Provence, offering “supported holidays” for kids and adults with learning disabilities, autism and other challenges. The goal is to provide stimulating, fun and safe vacations for all ages in the South of France…and I think what they’re doing …

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Pont du Gard @OurhouseinProvence
Explore: Travel in ProvenceOur House in ProvenceRoad Trips South of France

A Visit to Historic Pont du Gard

Contributor blog post by Michel: With daughter Tricia and family visiting, we planned activities that would interest grandchildren Avery and Caedon and frankly use up their seemingly boundless energy including hiking and swimming as often as we could. We figured a visit to Pont du Gard would be perfect. Our …

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Parc Vaugrenier Villeneuve Loubet @AccessRiviera
Explore: Travel in ProvenceRebecca WhitlockeStay Fit in Provence

Parc Vaugrenier – Villeneuve Loubet

Contributor blog post by Access Riviera: Parc Vaugrenier is a park that we visit regularly and it’s easily accessible for many people visiting the region who may be staying in Villeneuve Loubet/Baie des Anges, Cagnes sur Mer, Biot, or Antibes. Vaugrenier: A past Roman site Located off the RN7, the …

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Esterels Biking and Hiking @AccessRiviera #ActiveProvence
Explore: Travel in ProvenceRebecca WhitlockeStay Fit in Provence

Hiking and Mountain Biking in the Estérels

Contributor blog post by Access Riviera: Summer is still here! With the hot the weather, the options for outdoor activities expand as attractions and sightseeing operators open for the season. However, some of the best family-friendly activities are free and right on our doorstep! Around 40 minutes’ drive from where I live …

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Arts and Crafts at Monaco Green Days @AccessRiviera
Explore: Travel in ProvenceRebecca Whitlocke

Kids Arts and Crafts at Monaco Green Days

Contributor blog post by Access Riviera: There is just one week left to get along to the Monaco Green Days at Stars n Bars beside Port Hercule in Monaco. Following the creation of Monacology the last few years, Stars n Bars is continuing their involvement in the creation of the …

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