Lavender fields, hilltop villages and spectacular rocky fjords, rosé wine and bouillabaisse, Cézanne and Van Gogh, cutting edge rap and hip-hop music, Jean de Florette and Manon des Sources, pétanque, scuba diving and Olympique de Marseille: Provence is a vibrant mix of romantic tradition and surprising, fast-changing modernity. This is an insider's guide to the best of it, from a professional journalist living there.
Friday, April 22, 2011
The Markets of Aix en Provence's Old Town
On most weekdays, the Old Town of Aix en Provence turns into one giant extended market, allowing you to browse the delicious produce of the region within an exquisite historical setting. Click here to read more.