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Aix-en-provence Map, France

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Aix-en-provence Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Aix-en-provence with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Aix-en-provence useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Aix-en-provence!

Aix-en-provence History

Because of the city’s importance, it was an obvious target to invaders and it experienced them in succession beginning in 474 A.D.  The Germanic barbarians were the first and were followed by the Ostrogoths, the Zisigoths, the Franks, the Lombards, and then the Saxons, followed by the Saracens.  These invasions took place over the course of almost 500 years and dealt a devastating blow to the city.  read more

Aix-en-provence Sightseeing

There are several unconventional museums that might catch your interest in Aix. The Tapestry Museum is located in the former palace of the Archbishop, a beautiful structure built in the 17th century. The majestic walls of the archbishopric are covered with beautiful Provencal tapestries. The Musee du Vieil Aix is dedicated to the city’s history, from its foundation during the Roman occupation until today. The most... read more

Aix-en-provence Travel Guide

The city of Aix - en - Provence has always given importance to studies and this has led to the generation of many universities in this city. There are around 15 universities and research institutes in the city of Aix - en - Provence of which is one a military academy which regularly prepares many army personals with every passing year. The city of Aix - en - Provence has also become an important hub for international... read more

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  • Shopping in city
    2 Avenue Victor Hugo, 13100 Aix-en-Provence, Frankreich
  • The medieval pope's palace
    Palais des Papes, Service des Visites - B.P. 149 Place du Palais des Papes - 84008 Avignon France Tel.: 0490275074 / ..73, Fax: 0490275006
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