The ancient region of Gascony is fondly known as the ‘other’ South of France. Bounded to the south by the Pyrénées and to the north by a line running north west/south east from Bordeaux to Toulouse, Gascony covers a vast area of beautiful unspoilt countryside and is one of the most peaceful and serene regions of France. Famed for its douceur de vivre (sweetness of life), the area has become one of the most sought after locations in France for those seeking tranquility and tradition.
The proximity of the mountains to the south and the influx of Italian vignerons in the early 20th century enhanced an already southern atmosphere, bringing nuances which have integrated comfortably and created a friendly and peaceful region.
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HOT PROPERTY: WHY BUY IN GASCONY
Rory Ramsden is a French property finder and buyer's agent working for high net worth private clients wishing to buy a chateau, manor or vineyard in the south west of France. He has lived in France for 8 years after spending time travelling the world on business.
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