Picture the colourful stands of a Provence market, snaking their way through the winding streets of an award-winning village. Nestling at the end of a line of plane trees, an ancient farmhouse bathes in the afternoon sun to the unmistakable sound of grasshoppers. Above the tiled roofs of Aix-en-Provence, the imposing silhouette of the Hôtel de Ville stands out against the bluest of skies. These are just some of the many images associated with Aix-en-Provence and the surrounding area, a stunningly picturesque region that encapsulates the quality of life in southern France like no other. Located deep in the heart of the Mazarin district, among the 17th century town mansions and squares adorned with fountains, Emile Garcin Aix-en-Provence will open your eyes to this secret garden of vines and olive groves overlooked by the Sainte-Victoire mountain. With a catalogue comprising an exclusive selection of properties boasting traditional local architecture – from a farmhouse renovated by a renowned architect to ancient a rural residence revealing its interior courtyard and Mediterranean gardens – and top-of-the-range facilities (landscaped gardens, heated swimming pools, pool houses, wine cellars and garages), this is your chance to acquire your own piece of one of France’s most illustrious regions, ideally served by the Aix-en-Provence TGV railway station and the Marseille-Provence airport.