travelgrove Travel Tips

Nimes Travel Tips, France


Legend - Choose one or more of these Nimes travel tip categories:

  • History & Culture (2)

Browse Nimes travel tips

Note: The map above will allow you to easily view other travelers' Nimes travel tips. You can also select a tip category from below if you'd like to perform more specific searches. If you'd like to join in the fun and help other travelers out, we encourage you to post your own travel tips for Nimes or any other city. Enjoy reading these tips and do not hesitate to ask about any details about any of these Nimes travel tips.


Recent travel tips for Nimes

  • Ancient Nemausus in the modern city area
    If you are at Nimes, and you are interested in looking at roman history, you should visit several places. The amphitheater, from the end of the 1st century a.d., is very well preserved. There are still bull fightings beeing held. The [...]
    D: 1.3mi00
  • Pont du Gard, roman waterpip
    If you are at Nimes, the ancient Nemausus, you should make a walk along the roman waterpipe. There is also the famous Pont du Gard, nearly completely preserved 'aquäduct'. Enjoy the nice landscape and history. [...]
    D: 0.8mi00

More travel tips about NimesWe only have a few travel tips for Nimes so take some time and feel free to share your own travel tips with the Travelgrove community. Write about your favorite restaurant, the best museum in town or the park you like most. Tell others what to do and what not to do in the city and help them benefit from your experience. Let’s explore together!


Things about Nimes you may be interested in

Be the first who requests a site listing for this page.


Nimes History

In 1685, however, King Louis XIV revoked the Edict, forbidding the public practice of Protestantism.  This led to a Protestant revolt in the early 1700’s.  This revolt ended when hundreds of Protestants were burnt alive in the middle of Nimes.  Louis XVI restored religious tolerance in France in the late 1700’s.  Then, during the French Revolution, Protestants gained control of Nimes from the Royalists who were mostly Catholic. At this point in time, Nimes was able to begin prospering again.  In the early 1800’s, the city became a major textiles center.  In fact, Nimes is where denim blue jeans were invented.  The town was [...]

More travel tips you might be interested in

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Ski Dubai is located inside Mall of the Emirates. When I was there I was just amazed about how they had managed to build this thing inside a mall,...
Family & Fun: Ski Dubai

Douala, Cameroon
We are one of the top traveling agencies in Cameroon managed by a group of Directors and personelle who are well experienced and versed with...
Sightseeing: Director


Sevilla, Spain
It is a devotion of the holy Maria. It ranges from the so called 'Palmsonntag' till the end of 'Ostersonntag'. All over the city there are...
History & Culture: Semana Sant in der Stadt Sevilla

Chandigarh, India
It was a trip to the Entertainment Capital of the World; excitement was at its heights. It was not a bachelor party, neither a hush-hush...
Family & Fun: Reveling at Vegas – Getting Attracted to Distractions


Stockholm, Sweden
It is definitely a must if you are in the area. The museum and the city zoo are together, it's a perfect family program as well. The Skansen...
Outdoors Activities: Skansen open-air museum

Bakersfield, California
We wanted to have something tasty on the go while explored the city and its surroundings so on recommendation we went to 24th Street Cafe. They do...
Food: 24th Street Cafe


Florence, Alabama
Food is excellent and they have the best prices in town during happy hour, many things for $1. Unbeatable. Staff is also great, the environment...
Food: Applebee's Neighborhood Bar and Grille

Fresno, California
For quite a reasonable price, the Fresno Breakfast House serves the most delicious omelets and waffles that you can eat in the whole city. They...
Food: Fresno Breakfast House


Miami Beach, Florida
Amazing summer party feeling is what you experience on Nikki Beach, though you do have to watch out for your wallet; not that it might get stolen,...
Beaches : Nikki Beach in Miami Beach

Ponce Inlet, Florida
Dining on deck with dolphins jumping up and down beside you is really a unique experience. We were so lucky to get a glimpse of them playing in the...
Food: Down The Hatch Restaurant

   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it