Qu. Real Martin, F-83660 Carnoules, Var, Provence, south of France
FLYING - fly to Toulon Hyeres (sometimes called Toulon St Tropez) which is about 30 minutes drive, or Nice which is about 1 hour 10 minutes drive, or Marseilles, which is about 1 hour 30 minutes drive.
Ryanair from Stansted to Toulon
The French Travel Centre on Piccadilly, London is very good but you have to visit - they don't do telephone bookings.
Motorail from Calais to Avignon or Nice
BY CAR (Driving from England is easy, but its a long way! Head for Lyon and then south to Marseilles / Toulon. Take the A8 Autoroute that crosses Provence (La Provencal), past Aix to the the Le Luc exit and then take the N97 back towards Toulon / Hyeres. We estimate that its about a 10 hour drive from Calais - nonstop.)
Eurotunnel - Folkestone to Calais in just 35 minutes - shuttle runs four times an hour at peak periods and up to 53 times daily
P&O Ferries for Dover - Calais
Norfolk Line for Dover - Dunkirk
Brittany Ferries from Portsmouth, Poole and Plymouth
Speed Ferries cheap ferry service from Dover to Boulogne
Ferry offers is a good website to compare prices
THE AREA - info on the
area, nearest villages, restaurants etc:
Site last updated on 15th March 2012