Lotte performs as part of the musical entertainment on the Art Music and Wine in Southern France cruise, with musical direction by ABC Classic FM presenter Christopher Lawrence. Full details on the Renaissance Tours website.

Journey through the charming South of France, and cruise up the mighty Rhone River from Arles through Avignon and Tournon-sur-Rhone to the gastronomic capital of Lyon.

Begin in Aix-en-Provence, and experience this refined cultural centre following in the footsteps of its acclaimed native son, Paul C├ęzanne. Continue to Arles, where Vincent van Gogh lived during the final years of his life, producing some of his most captivating masterpieces.

Then, cruise up the Rhone River aboard the luxurious MS Amadeus Provence, visiting the once-papal city of Avignon, and enjoying fine wines of the Rhone Valley. In Lyon, enjoy world-class music and art in one of the great centres of French culture.

Along the way, benefit from the insight of four specialist tour leaders: award-winning artists Wendy Sharpe and Bernard Ollis, classical music broadcaster Christopher Lawrence and wine writer Peter Bourne.