France - Provence (PDF Chapter)
This is the Provence chapter from Lonely Planet’s France guidebook.
For many people, the pastoral landscapes of Provence are a French fantasy come true. Pro-vence seems to sum up everything enviable about the French lifestyle: fantastic food, hilltop villag-es, legendary wines, bustling markets and a balmy climate.
- delve into the multicultural melting pot of Marseille
- sit in the stalls of one of the world’s best-preserved Roman amphitheatres in Arles
- spot candy-pink flamingos and watch cowboys at work in The Camargue
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Marseille, Aix-en-Provence, The Camargue, Arles, Camargue Wetlands, Stes-Maries-de-la-Mer, Les Alpilles, St-Rémy-de-Provence, Les Baux-de-Provence, Vaucluse, Avignon, Villeneuve-lès-Avignon, Orange, Vaison-la-Romaine, Mont Ventoux, Carpentras, Fontaine-de-Vaucluse, The Luberon, Apt, Gordes & Around, Roussillon, Le Petit Luberon, Le Grand Luberon, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Pays de Forcalquier, Gorges du Ver-don.
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