Three of the best towns of south west France. We travel to the coastal Aquitaine region of France where we discover history, mediaeval architecture, great food and wine, culture, local life, and brilliant beaches in Bayonne, Anglet and Biarritz.
Highlights of Marseille, France - 2013 European Capital of Culture. Explore the historic district, Vieux Port, Basilica Notre Dame de la Garde and more, including luxury accommodations at Hotel Intercontinental Hotel Dieu.
The Vieux Lyon is the largest Renaissance district of Lyon. In 1954 it became the first site in France to be protected under the Malraux law to protect France's cultural sites. Covering an area of 424 hectares at the foot of the Fourviere Hill, it is one of Europe's most extensive Renaissance neighborhoods.
Quéribus, Languedoc-Roussillon, France - The Château de Quéribus (in Occitan Castèl de Queribús) is a ruined castle in the commune of Cucugnan in the Aude département of France. It has been listed as a monument historique by the French Ministry of Culture since 1907. Queribus is one of the "Five Sons of Carcassonne", along with Aguilar, Peyrepertuse, Termes and Puilaurens: five castles strategically placed to defend the new (1659) French border against the Spanish.