France is the most visited tourist country in the world and it is with good reason. Southern France offers everything a tourist can wish for a wonderful and adventurous holiday.
Nestled between the Mediterranean Sea, Italy, and the Alps, Provence is home to the premiere cultural and natural attractions of Europe. With artistic attractions such as the Cannes Film Festival and the world's most beautiful coastline, Provence is the perfect site for holiday rentals.
Provence and the Cote d'Azur is a very beautiful area with beautiful, historic cities, with the best known being Marseilles, Avignon, Nice and Cannes. Nice and Cannes are located on the Mediterranean and are the most visited. Avignon has the ancient pope's residence and nearby also the Pont du Gard built in ancient times by the Romans.
When guests are not enjoying the classical architecture that lines almost every city street, Provence also has plenty of activities for outdoors enthusiasts. The Maritime Alps offer the beauty of a pristine mountain range and a variety of mountain sports. The Verdon Gorge, known as the Grand Canyon of Verdon, is a popular spot for climbing and sightseeing. Provence is also known for the famous rivers that traverse its landscape, including the Rhone and the Var.
Most people spend their holidays on the Cote d'Azur along the Mediterranean. The stable climate with warm winters, lovely spring and autumn and hot summers can not be found better.
With balmy summers and Mediterranean winters, Provence’s climate is just one more reason to explore vacation rentals in the area. This blend of cosmopolitan sophistication and natural splendor is user-friendly year-round. Marseilles, the third largest city in France, offers every form of culture and entertainment from world famous opera to never-sleeping night clubs.
You can find private holiday rentals in all places of the wonderful Provence.
The offer includes luxury houses with swimming pool or Jacuzzi or a seafront apartment or house with sea view and close to the beach. They are ideal for a wonderful holiday or short vacation in Provence with the family. Many houses have space for 2 or 3 families.
There are also spacious villas to rent in provence, with or without a swimmingpool, for rent all year round, so your can enjoy the beautiful landscapes and the beaches at any time of the year.
Simply select a house, contact the landlord of the holiday rental or cottage and make a good deal about the price.
Along the coast of Provence and Var are the lovely towns with Sainte Maxime, Les Issambres, Frejus, Fayence, Grimaud, Antibes at Nice as the most famous and fashionable places. All of these Provencal towns have nice harbors, lovely beaches and good center areas with fine fashion shops.
It is also possible to take a beach holiday in the other coastal towns along the Riviera in Provance including Vence, Saint Paul de Vence, Aups, Hyeres, Frejus, Saint Raphael, Seillans, Sanary sur Mer and Biot.
These cities are typically old, historic cities with fortifications and city walls. They often have markets in the old streets. You will also find many lovely holiday apartments with magnificent sea views to the azure Mediterranean - maybe even beach apartments.Monaco, Marseilles, Aix-en-Provence are great, exciting cities with many sights.
Sheltered by the Alps, Nice has a temperate climate with warm summer winds from Africa. From apartments and townhouses with ocean views in the excitement of the city to villas in the countryside, Provence offers a variety of affordable options for holiday homes.
The supply of private holiday rentals is big in along the coast of the Mediterranean Sea. Besides the great cities Nice, Cannes, St. Rafael and Saint Tropez, there are many sites, villages and towns in coastal locations. Accommodations are often scattered in places with a picturesque medieval town.
In the countryside behind the coast there are many wonderful towns like Grasse with the parfume factories, Draguignan, Bargemon, Le Brusc, Cotignac, Fayence, Lorgues, Valbonne. In those towns you lovely holiday villas, bungalows for rent.
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