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Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur

Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur – region of beaches and hilltop villages

Located in the southeastern corner of France, this region is known for its sun-drenched beaches, rolling lavender fields, charming hilltop villages, and the iconic town of Saint-Tropez. Once the seat of the papacy in Avignon, Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur is steeped in history and has inspired artists like Van Gogh and Cézanne with its stunning landscapes. From the glamorous city of Cannes to the picturesque village of Gordes, the region boasts a range of major sights and must-visits, including the Palais des Papes and the Roman Theatre in Orange. However, what truly makes this region unique is its vibrant and colourful culture, with its love for food, wine and outdoor markets, making it a must-visit destination for travellers looking for a taste of the Mediterranean lifestyle.

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