Beaucaire — an ancient town on the banks of the Rhône, with a Medieval old town and a nearby troglodyte abbey carved into the rocks.
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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Uzès — Uzès, once a Roman town; the 11th-c Duché castle, still with the original family. It's Place aux Herbes is a great Saturday market.
Avignon — From a Roman town to the Palace of the Popes in the 14th century, Avignon is now a town of Festival, ponts, history, shopping and tourism.
February is the month for flowers, fruit and carnivals. Mimosa is already in bloom and there are carnivals and batailles de fleurs in many towns throughout Provence.
Bormes-les-Mimosas is still in its glory and the Route du Mimosa is in full flower.
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Remoulins — a small town beside the Pont du Gard. Its Medieval old village has remnants of fortified walls, towers and a 12th century church,.
Vézénobres — a lovely Medieval perched village with narrow cobblestone streets, ancient houses, vaulted passages, stone walls and a tall clock tower.
Castillon-du-Gard — a picturesque Medieval perched village a few km from the Pont du Gard aqueduct. The entire village is made from the ochre-yellow rock of the region, with 13th-c houses, vaulted passages, and cobblestone streets.