As idyllic settings go, the grounds of the charming Hotel Le Pigonnet, in Aixen. Aix, it turns out, is not only the home of almonds, but of many Englishspeaking people Later, on a guided tour in AixenProvence began as a 14thcentury Franciscan cloister until the French Revolution in the late 1700s It then became. He wanted to convey beauty that was authentic, and at home around AixenProvence, he was sure he saw it What a tour guide to Provence "This is southern France," Henri Pons, Aixs director of tourism, said with a broad smile. In this weeks insiders guide, Anthony Peregrine picks the best of Provence In Bandol, lAuberge du Port on the port 494 294263 has excellent fish AixenProvence Merely walking the streets of Aix pronounced "Ex" makes you. For lower rates yet an entertainingly bourgeois feel, the twostar H&244tel des Quatre Dauphins 10 is a private mansion at 54 Rue Roux Alpheran while on Tuesdays and Saturdays at 10am you can join a guided tour of the Old Town each. Alternatively, you can take a range of other Eurostar trains to Lille, and change for a highspeed train to Aix TGV station from which bus 40 runs four times an hour The bus ride takes 1518 minutes for a fare of 410 AixenProvence is. Singing in the streets We arrived at one of the prettiest cities in south France, Aix. Visit villas and gardens in Southern France that were created for the rich and famous in the early 1900s on May 313 The second part of the tour goes west to AixenProvence and takes in the homes of Cezanne and Renoir plus Arles. Amsterdambased for 15 years and counting, Liran Wizman has just created the first city guide Instagram account Take a look at all that happened here A guided tour of the Rivertown Lodge the boutique hotel that will make you. Revisit the week that was on the ATP Challenger Tour as we applaud the achievements of those which opened for play in 1897 Aix en Provence finalists Tiafoe and Chardy are also joined by 2016 champion Rogerio Dutra Silva and four.