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All aboard « La mouette » a comfortable boat, for a guided tour around the peninsula of Giens. Departure from Hyeres’port with an afternoon stop on Porquerolles island.
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Not so long ago, we wrote an article about sea excursions… What better way on holiday than to take a boat trip around the islands ? I know, being a blogger is so difficult. I “had to ” try this seatrip in a brand new boat which take you to Port cros and Porquerolles islands the same day.
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Our offer includes a bike for a full day (you pick up your bike on Porquerolles) and a return ticket to the island from La tour Fondue with the ferry TLV-TVM. When you come to the tourist office ( or in one of our seasonal information stands ) you save time and money. Indeed, your tickets in your pocket you directly access to the shuttle. Then, on the island your bikes are ready for you
If anyone had told me five years ago that I would be approaching paintings from Jean-Michel Basquiat, Botticelli, Roy Lichtenstein and Warhol In Porquerolles I wouldn't have believed it.. But, after many years of tremendous work, Charles Carmignac managed to offer a collection of art in the most beautiful setting. The villa Carmignac is now open !
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From 1932 to 2019 In 1932, Henri Cartier Bresson ( My idol <3) photographed a bicycle hurtling down Edith Wharton avenue. This photo ( by the way this conscious blurry will always fascinate me ! ) is now visible in the Moma Museum ( The Museum Of Modern Art located in New York ) Yes […]
More than 160 000 spectactors ! Formula 1 was celebrating their comeback in France after a 10-year absence. In 2019, the Paul Ricard Circuit will host the 60th edition of the French Formula 1 Grand Prix. Don’t miss it ! The French Grand Prix invites you to a big four-day party from 20th to 23rd […]
For most of us, mountain biking isn’t just a sport or a hobby. It’s a way of life. Here is an awesome video shot in La Mauniere, by Thomas Lejeune ! In Hyeres, La Mauniere in one of the best spot. But you can also ride in “Les Borrels” and near La Londe.
Hyeres in your living room Good news for our online store’s international customers : we’ve just made an adjustment to our international shipping charges which we believe will provide a more accurate shipping charge – in many cases, a LOWER shipping charge, especially for Mr Z posters and items shipping outside of France. Hyeres Tourist […]
Come scuba dive in Hyères and enter the underwater world of silence. Our city is one of the most popular spots on the planet, as is the Mediterranean.
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Enjoy a slice of "Galette des rois" or "Gateau des rois" for Epiphany. This is one of the most popular culinary traditions in France, which originates in the Christian Epiphany and the Roman winter solstice festival.
"They say one can sometimes swim in December.The weather is admirable." Leo Tolstoy - 1860 Letters.
The PELAGOS Sanctuary for Mediterranean Marine Mammals is a marine protected Area aimed at the protection of marine mammals (cetaceans). It covers approx. 90,000 km², comprising the waters between France (Toulon), Italy (Civitavecchia & Capo Falcone) and the Principality of Monaco.
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Here is a tip for a nice walk to the charming fisherman’s port of Niel, on the Giens peninisula. Follow the coastal path for a while, where you will get to admire wonderful landscapes along the coastline, to ascend to Giens before joining your departure point. Here is a precise map of the itinerary. Please […]
It's a true paradise island, Crusoe's island, a haven of untouched nature...
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Let's share the recipe of a typical, colourful and flavoury dish from Provence: La Bouillabaisse d'oeufs (Eggs' Bouillabaisse). Don't be fooled by the title, it's really simple and Pascal Bonamy, chef of La Colombe restaurant gives you his tips ...
There are days like today when someone shares a youtube video he shot around Porquerolles with us. Days like this when we feel like we could just leave everything behind to have such daily encounters and witness the wildlife beauty.
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Hyères is awarded the “City of Art and History” label. This national label is a major asset for cultural tourism. It recognizes the rich architecture, heritage and nature of Hyères and its Golden Isles.
Today, we're handing it over to Claire from "Ô l'idée blog", as she discovers Porquerolles island. Let's follow her as she delves into the exploration of the Golden Isle that was once given as a wedding present... Thanks a lot Claire for the beautiful words and images!
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We recently uploaded a fantastic video about a family and its new life in Hyeres. This is another interview. It smell like happiness ! ♥
Ever dreamt about spending a day on Porquerolles, one of the most beautiful islands of the French Riviera? It is now possible from only 39€ per adult. For the 5th year in a row, the special offer “L'hiver est plus doux à Porquerolles” returns. Enjoy a relaxing off-season day on Porquerolles, also known as the pearl of the Golden Isles, off-season: a bike ride, a stroll through the amazing nature combined with a savoury meal in the village or on the port...
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Are you in the need for Wifi connection during your holiday in Hyères? Wifi hotspots are available from 8€ a day at Hyères Tourist Office
Local and national French press have been conveying the information for the past weeks...Notre-Dame beach on Porquerolles was elected most beautiful beaches in Europe by the European Best Destinations, before 280 beaches in competition.
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