Southwest France

Southwest France Travel Guide

Articles about Southwest France

By Alexandra Marshall
By Sarah Miller
By Lisa Grainger
By Paul Richardson
By Travel + Leisure Staff

Medieval churches, cobblestoned streets, and endless olive groves: head to these small European towns to discover a country’s soul.

Sustainability “People want to create spaces that tell their story,” Global Vision Awards jury member David Gensler says. “They want to be direct and inspiring in a complicated world.” These four winners embrace the idea that building and operati...

Hotels in Southwest France

Built as part of a St.-Martin-de-Ré shipyard in the 16th century, the Toiras is the kind of property that gives Relais & Châteaux a good name.

Restaurants in Southwest France

A perfect choice for regional seafood dishes.

Things to do in Southwest France

Take a bike ride to the spa for a seawater treatment.