COME JOIN US for an all inclusive inspirational art tour in the South of France
OCTOBER 10-17 2019. For 8 days and 7 nights you will be inspired by the wonders and adventures of ART and TRAVEL. For a trip that will hold special memories for a lifetime.
PROVENCE ~ FROM AN ARTISTS’ POINT OF VIEW
Each Day will be filled with views of the beautiful French countryside as we travel to medieval villages to shop at the amazing markets.
Also there will be visits to centuries old UNESCO sites or travel thru the Camargue Region were the Ancient breed of white horses and flamingos run free, We can Discover Paleolithic Art deep in the caves and walk in the steps of the art masters We may find inspiration while visiting local artists studios or galleries and art museums.
We could Hangout in a French cafe’ enjoying Cafe Au Liat and delicious handmade French Pastries while we discuss our latest inspirational find.
We’ll have healthy gourmet dinners at the Rhone Retreat and at some of the finest restaurants in our area ,We will visit outstanding vineyards to taste the organic wines of the region.
About your Hosts
During our week together Ken Jourdan, our host and chef, will lead us on excursions to the inspiring markets of Uzes, a small town on the edge of the Languedoc Roussillion region. The market sprawls through the cobblestone streets with bounties of color and scents. We will also visit UNESCO’s World Heritage site, Pont du Gard, an amazing example of the role that Roman’s played in the history of our region. We’ll explore the quaint village of Goudargues, and a morning hike away from the gate’s of the Rhone Retreat, is l’Oppidum, the remnants of a Roman officer’s bath house. These are just a few of the treat’s that we have in store for you while you visit this region. Ken is also a 20 year veteran masseur and all participants will receive a 60- minute massage during their stay.
Marti Schmidt a seasoned World traveler and Artist for over 30 years will be your guide through one of the most beautiful parts of Southern France.
Marti’s knowledge and love of the Provence Region and beyond has developed over the years and now she has curated the “PROVENCE FROM AN ARTISTS’ POINT OF VIEW TOUR”, exclusively as a intimate look her favorite inspirational art locations.
Some of these are out of the way famous sites, including artists studios, cities, villages, museums and galleries. In a region rich with history, art , architecture, culture and lifestyle.Where we will stay
The Rhone Retreat
Experience a French holiday B&B (bed & breakfast) accommodations at
RHONE RETREAT www.rhoneretreat.com. A beautiful property built in the early 1800’s, located in a quaint South France village of Gaujac, surrounded by numerous vineyards, historical sites and activities.
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