Arles July 6th 2012 We visited Arles on our last day in Provence. There are several Roman structures in town, with the Roman amphitheatre being the largest. The drive was about 1 hour from Aix.
We first went to the Museum of Ancient History a little outside of center of Arles. It covered the history of Arles from prehistoric times to the Roman times. There were very interesting artifacts: coins, jewelry, statues, ... read more
Europe » France » Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur » Arles Although ultimately a victor in World Wars I and II, France suffered extensive losses in its empire, wealth, manpower, and rank as a dominant nation-state. Nevertheless, France today is one of the most modern countries in the world and is a leader am... ... read more
A blog of our 4 week trip to Europe. During week one we will be visiting the South of France, week two we will visit Belgium and Normandy, week 3 we visit Paris and week 4 we end in London.... full info