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Aix-en-Provence known as the 21st suburb of Paris

Aix-en-Provence (fr. Aix-en-Provence) is a city and commune in Southern France, about 30 km north of Marseille.

The city of Aix-en-Provence has a remarkable architectural heritage within its historic centre, especially regarding the periods of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. With 156 historic monuments classified or registered under the Act of 31 December 1913 on historic …

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Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert is in the list of “The most beautiful villages of France”

Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert is one of the Plus Beaux Villages de France (“The most beautiful villages of France”), and the Abbey of Gellone, along with the nearby Pont du Diable were designated UNESCO World Heritages sites in 1999.

Saint-Guilhem-le-Désert is a commune in the Hérault department in the Occitanie region in southern France. Situated in the narrow valley of …

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The Abbey of St. Mary of Lagrasse founded in 779

The Abbey of St. Mary of Lagrasse (fr. Abbaye Sainte-Marie de Lagrasse or Abbaye Sainte-Marie-d’Orbieu) is a Romanesque abbey in Lagrasse village, southern France, whose origins date to the seventh century. It was originally a Benedictine monastery, but since 2004 has been home to a community of canons regularly.

Lagrasse abbey is about 100 km from Perpignan, 40 km …

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Lagrasse is in the list of the “The most beautiful villages of France”

Lagrasse (fr. Lagrasse, Occitan: La Grassa) is a commune in the Aude department in the Occitanie region of Southern France.  Lagrasse is part of the Les Plus Beaux Villages de France (“The most beautiful villages of France”) list.

Lagrasse is about 100 km from Perpignan, 40 km from Narbonne, 30 km of Carcassonne. , It lies …

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