Aix en Provence travel guide – France

Aix en Provence travel guide – France

Aix en Provence travel – Provence is a region situated in the southeast of France, on the Mediterranean coast and close to Italy. It is part of the administrative region of Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur. Traditional Provence region includes the provinces of Var, Vaucluse, Bouches-du-Rhône, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Alpes-Maritimes and part of the Hautes-Alpes. The location on the Mediterranean coast, can be found in Provence famous tourist cities such as: Nice, Cannes, Aix-en-Provence …

Aix en Provence

Aix en Provence

This is one of the Roman territory fluid also quite a lot. The architecture of the church, the little house has style of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance. History of Provence always hides the enchanting magic, excitement explore. No coincidence that the art gallery with landscape paintings, statues of characters from Greek mythology, pottery kilns in the region always attracted visitors.

Reference to Provence is referred to the peaceful, simple but extremely sexy. The man behind the soul zealous workers in the field, his theater wheat harvest, plowing with horses, and cavalier resting inside the bright purple lavender fields – make people forget all worries, only also harmony between the natural heart. No “frills magnificent”, Provence landscape with the quiet lane, the walls covered vines, the green windowsill, sunflower … always creates a sense of relaxation, cool, quiet average.

This poetic land has created inspiration for many artists, writers as Cesanne, Van Gogh, Gauguin, Monet, Picasso, etc. Many masterpieces of art was born from the months immersed in sunny Provence , fell into the sunflower fields, fragrant wheat flakes, singing the songs of cicadas. During his stay in Saint Rémy (05/08/1889 – 16/05/1890), only the painter Van Gogh painted over 150 paintings genres. With people of village of Saint Rémy of Provence, he’s always like the land filled with the natural flavor.

Fresh air, cool year round and the sun always like pouring honey, Provence is considered a haven of lavender, sunflower, takes latitude and olive trees. Purple lavender fields stretch to the horizon breaks is always a riveting picture, as well as the image characteristics of the land of magic. Tourists to Provence will never forget to buy the small bag in hand, contains lavender, tied bow. Full relaxing scent of lavender can be saved for a long time, as long as several months, as an unforgettable memory of the peaceful land.

Typical Street Scene in Vieil Aix

Typical Street Scene in Vieil Aix

Another specialty can not not mention the Provence sun. As sunshine poured density, shiny, not stiff but not pale. Sunshine in the sky-colored door, the thick-lined green vines clinging rig ancient stone walls, into brilliant flower pots always have butterflies flit above the flood. Because Provence always sun even in winter, so it looks old does not show up through the moss features. Instead, the small stone houses with gold, green wood, the fountain on the wall is the soul of the heaven on earth.

Another specialty can not not mention the Provence sun. As sunshine poured density, shiny, not stiff but not pale. Sunshine in the sky-colored door, the thick-lined green vines clinging rig ancient stone walls, into brilliant flower pots always have butterflies flit above the flood. Because Provence always sun even in winter, so it looks old does not show up through the moss features. Instead, the small stone houses with gold, green wood, the fountain on the wall is the soul of the heaven on earth.

Saint Rémy is a market characterized Provence. Market is the largest conference on Wednesday every week, absolutely no sense of smell, instead of the clean, colorful, fresh and pure flavor from fruits and produce of the region. This is also where to direct guests can find to buy beauty care products made pure by nature. Not only are particularly popular in this popular market, many brands, such as Provence – has become a major international brands from the beauty of nature. Provence products appeared in more than 80 markets around the world, as “a beautiful story” is spread all over the world, to speak about a magical land, unforgettable

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