Fort Saint-Jean is a fortification in Marseille, built in 1660 by Louis XIV at the entrance to the Old Port.
The Château d'If is a fortress located on the island of If, the smallest island in the Frioul archipelago situated in the Mediterranean Sea…
L’Opéra de Marseille, known today as the Opéra Municipal, is an opera company located in Marseille, France.
The Palais du Pharo is a palace in Marseille, France. It was built in 1858 by Napoleon III for Eugénie de Montijo.
Guarding the city's old port, the fort boasts an intriguing radial design. Played an important role during the French Revolution.
If you want to, you can really easily spend a day just wandering around the old parts of the city - the streets and houses are so beautiful!
Aix Cathedral in Aix-en-Provence in southern France is a Roman Catholic church and the seat of the Archbishop of Aix-en-Provence and Arles.
A stunning example of an ancient Roman theatre still used today for various occasions.
A fine articulation of Baroque art. This richly ornate circular fountain dates to the 17th century.
In Ancient Roman architecture a cryptoporticus is a covered corridor or passageway. The usual English is "cryptoportico".
This is quite a sight! The moss has almost entirely covered this fountain. Bizzare, right?
Lush vegetation has taken over this fountain as well - don't forget to stop by when wandering through the avenue.
The Château de l'Empéri is a 9th-century castle built on the rock of Puech which dominates the immense plain of Crau in the commune of…
Designed in the Southern Gothic style, this church's interior is famous for its pointed arches and original floor tiles.
Come to this area to observe abundant wildlife. The reservation is a perfect birdwatching spot for its high number of bird species.
Glanum was an ancient and wealthy city which still enjoys a magnificent setting below a gorge on the flanks of the Alpilles mountains.
Hospital at Arles is the subject of two paintings that Vincent van Gogh made of the hospital in which he stayed in December 1888 and again…
The Château de Châteaurenard is a ruined castle in the commune of Château-Renard in the Loiret département of France.
Housed in a former barn, this museum explains the history of the Camargue region with a focus on human activities.
Silvacane Abbey is a former Cistercian monastery in the municipality of La Roque-d'Anthéron, Bouches-du-Rhône, in Provence, France.
A majestic edifice that seemingly does not fit this tiny town at all. Do not miss out its ornate interior.