Bagnols-sur-Cèze — west of the Rhône, across from Orange, Bagnols-sur-Cèze has a Medieval center with arcade facades, ancient houses and colorful trompe l'oeil murals.
Pont du Gard – a three-level stone aqueduct crossing the Gardon river valley 25 km west of Avignon. Built over 2000 years ago by Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa, the son-in-law of Augustus. Great to visit in the autumn, when the summer crowds are gone.
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Santon Fairs and Crèches exhibits take place from mid-November through December. Some of the biggest santon fairs are at Arles, Marseille and Grignan. The famoous Santon (Crèches) exhibits in Lucéram displays begin on the first of December.
The annual truffle markets also begin mid-December, and carry on with weekly markets through to Feb or March. The most famous truffle market is probably Richerenches, with other well-known markets in Riez, Aups and Carpentras.
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Céret — Céret is a Medieval village south of Perpignan, famous for its art and its artists, its 14th-century stone bridge and a great weekly market. Made popular by residents Picasso, Braque, Chagall, Duffy and others around 1911-1916.
Eygalières — a once perched village on the edge of the Alpilles, with Medieval ruins and a popular Provencal market.
Beaucaire — an ancient town on the banks of the Rhône, with a Medieval old town and a nearby troglodyte abbey carved into the rocks.
Perpignan — a great town with an extensive Medieval old town, interesting historical sites, many lovely squares with terrace cafés and dining and shopping.
Ardèche Gorges (Gorges de l'Ardèche) — The Gorges de l'Ardèche is a 30-km long canyon formed of a series of gorges on the Ardèche river in the South of France.