Provence & The French Riviera by Insight GuidesProvence & The French Riviera by Insight Guides

Provence & The French Riviera

byInsight Guides

Paperback | June 1, 2014

Pricing and Purchase Info

$25.45 online 
$25.95 list price
Earn 127 plum® points

Out of stock online

Not available in stores

about

With its fabulous artistic heritage, glorious light, glitzy resorts and mouthwatering food, it’s little wonder that the Provence–French Riviera region is the second most-visited in France after Paris. And Marseille, the rejuvenated 2013 European Capital of Culture, is now one of the Mediterranean’s most vibrant cities.
Be inspired by the new, extended edition of Insight Guide Provence and the French Riviera, a detailed full-color guide to this glamorous region. Insight Guides’ unrivaled coverage ofhistory and cultureprovides an essential introduction to what makes the south of France unique, including its artistic treasures and mouthwatering cuisine. Driving through the region is a great way to discover its chic resorts and hilltop villages, and the free pull-outtouring mapsuggests 8 fantastic drives.
Consult theBest of Provence and French Rivieraselection for an at-a-glance guide to the region’s top attractions, such as the awe-inspiring Pont du Gard and myriad of bountiful markets.
Descriptive accounts ofwhere to goin the Provence and Riviera region, from glamorous Cannes and Monaco to the desolate beauty of the Camargue, are enhanced bybeautiful photographs, while all major sights are cross-referenced withfull-color maps. The travel tips section provides a wealth of information on how to plan your trip, plus our selection of thebest hotels and restaurants.
Insight Guides wherever possible uses local experts who provide insider know-how and share their love and knowledge of the destination.
Loading
Title:Provence & The French RivieraFormat:PaperbackDimensions:336 pages, 7.9 × 5.4 × 0.68 inPublished:June 1, 2014Publisher:APA Publications UK, LtdLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1780052391

ISBN - 13:9781780052397

Look for similar items by category:

Reviews

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION
Best of Provence and the French Riviera
Provence and the French Riviera Today

HISTORY
The Making of Provence
Decisive Dates

FEATURES
Artists in Provence
Provençal Wine and Cuisine

PLACES
Introduction
Avignon
Orange and the Mont Ventoux
Avignon
The Lubéron and Plateau du Vaucluse
Marseille and the Calanques
Aix-en-Provence
St-Rémy and les Alpilles
Arles and the Camargue
Nîmes and the Pont du Gard
Gorges du Verdon
Digne and the Southern Alps
Toulon and the Western Var
Inland Var Hill Villages
St-Tropez, the Maures and the Estérel
St-Paul, Vence and the Gorges du Loup
Mercantour National Park and the Arrière-Pays Niçois
Nice
The Riviera from Cannes to Cagnes
The Riviera from Villefranche to Menton
Monaco


TRAVEL TIPS
Transport
Accommodation
Activities
A–Z: Practical Information
Language
Further Reading