Join us for a magical journey through Provence where you’ll explore the region’s natural beauty, artistic heritage, and fascinating Roman and medieval history. Highlights include the coastal Camargue, hilltop villages in the Luberon, and the charming cities of Avignon and Aix-en-Provence, with a final stay in Nice on the Côte d’Azur.

Starting at: $5,197 * Includes airfare, taxes & all fees Make a Reservation Ask Us A Question or Call 855-330-1542
 Market in Aix-en-Provence  Market square in Old Town, Aix-en-Provence  The Roman amphitheater of Arles  Iris field near Aix-en-Provence  Provencal village of Roussillon, Luberon
  Pink-colored salt marshes, Aigues-Mortes, the Camargue  The Pont du Gard, a Roman aqueduct in Provence  Palais des Papes, Avignon  Typical scene in St. Paul de Vence  View of port of Nice from atop Castle Hill   Old port, Nice  Place Massena, Nice

Journey through Provence

12 days from $5,197 | includes airfare, taxes and all fees

Join us for a magical journey through Provence where you’ll explore the region’s natural beauty, artistic heritage, and fascinating Roman and medieval history. Highlights include the coastal Camargue, hilltop villages in the Luberon, and the charming cities of Avignon and Aix-en-Provence, with a final stay in Nice on the Côte d’Azur.

or Call 855-330-1542

Experts

Apr 19 - 30, 2021 Departure

Yves Thomas

Yves Thomas is professor emeritus of French Studies at Trent University Peterborough Canada, from 2010 to 2016, he played an administrative role as Director of the Year Abroad Program in Nantes France and as Chair of the Cultural Studies Department.

A specialist of the French aesthetic avant-garde of the 1920s as well as of French Civilization between Versailles and the Treaty of Versailles, he has recently been appointed Chair of the Arts and Heritage Centre in Trent Hills, Canada where he resides.

Jun 14 - 25, 2021 Departure; Sep 27 - Oct 8, 2021 Departure
Madeline Díaz

Madeline Díaz

Madeline Díaz has expertise in art history and museum studies and more than 15 years of experience creating and leading programs for museums and cultural institutions. She has worked for The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Cloisters, the Frick Collection, the Cooper-Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum and the Smithsonian Latino Center for which she currently serves as consultant. She develops and leads education programs for several French cultural institutions, including the Grand Palais, the Maison Européenne de la Photographie, the Musée d’art et d’histoire du Judaïsme, and the Mona Bismarck American Center. She also teaches museum education and cultural mediation at the University of Versailles. Madeline has traveled extensively through Spain, Italy, and France and has a passion for art, photography, languages and flamenco. Madeline holds a BA from Brown University and an MA from Columbia University. 

Aug 30 - Sep 10, 2021 Departure
Joan Grimbert

Joan Grimbert

Joan Grimbert is Professor Emerita of French and Medieval Studies at Catholic University of America, where she began teaching the language, literature, civilization, and culture of France in 1987. Before completing her graduate studies in Romance Philology at the University of Chicago, Joan lived and worked in Paris for six years as a student, researcher, and translator. Her research is focused on medieval French literature, and she is an expert on Chrétien de Troyes and the legend of Tristan and Iseult from the 12th century to the present.  Joan has published six books and numerous scholarly articles, primarily on Arthurian literature and film. A dual citizen of France and the United States, she was recently named Chevalier in the Ordre des Palmes académiques in recognition of her work promoting French culture.