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The South of France includes the regions of Languedoc-Roussilon, Provence and the Cote D'Azur, and Corsica. The South is the most popular vacation spot in France, and the sun, sand, and atmosphere of the Riviera draws millions of visitors each year to the beach resorts, while Corsica maintains a quaint charm and natural beauty in abundance.

CorsicaCote D'Azur (French Riviera)Languedoc-Roussilon
ProvenceProvence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur (PACA)

• Marseille

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Marseille was a Greek settlement (Massilia) founded in the 7th century BC. It became the gateway to the west for Oriental trade under Roman rule. Today it is the largest port in France, and the second largest city, and shows the exotic and cosmopolitan influence of the Middle East and North Africa …

• Nice

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Nice is the capital of the Cote d'Azur and the largest of the Mediterranean resort towns. With a history dating back to Greek and Roman colonization, Nice has attracted famous visitors for years. Nice has a busy airport, second only to Paris. In late February to early March, Carnival is celebrated for 18 days …

• Cannes

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Cannes is no doubt best known for it's glittering Film Festival held each May, but it has much more to offer. Cannes was once just a small fishing port, but once it's mild climate, beauty, sand and sea was discovered it became a popular Mediterranean resort …

• Avignon

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The fascinating town of Avignon is surrounded by huge ramparts. There are many 17th and 18th century homes, museums featuring gothic, romanesque and medieval works, notable churches, the Petit Palais, and the heavily fortified Palais des Papes, home of the papal court from 1309 to 1376 …


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» Corsica

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Corsica is a French island in the Mediterranean Sea. It is located west of Italy, southeast of the French mainland, and north of the Italian island of Sardinia. Mountains comprise two-thirds of the island, forming a single chain. Before French domination, Corsica was under the ownership of the Republic of Genoa …

» Cote d'Azur (French Riviera)

Cote d'Azur (French Riviera), Online Booking for Accommodation in France

The French Riviera (Cote d'Azur in French) is part of France's southeastern coast of the Mediterranean Sea, reaching from Cassis to Menton, at the border with Italy. Cannes is host to the annual presentation of the Palme d'Or, which attracts movie stars from around the world …

» Languedoc-Roussillon

Languedoc-Roussillon, Online Booking for Accommodation in France

Languedoc-Roussillon borders Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur, Rhone-Alpes, Auvergne, Midi-Pyrenees, as well as Spain, Andorra and the Mediterranean sea. The Languedoc-Roussillon region is dominated by 740,300 acres of vineyards, three times the combined area of the vineyards in Bordeaux …

» Provence

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Provence was a Roman province and now is a region of southeastern France on the Mediterranean Sea adjacent to Italy. It is part of the administrative region of Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur. Provence is so named because it was one of the first provinces outside of Roman Italy …

» Provence Alpes Cote d'Azur

Provence Alpes Cote d'Azur Hotels, Online Booking for Accommodation in France

Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur (PACA) is one of the 26 regions of France. It is made up of the former French province of Provence, the former papal territory of Avignon, the former Sardinian-Piedmontese county of Nice, whose coastline is known as the French Riviera or the Cote d'Azur …


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The South of France includes the regions of Languedoc-Roussilon, Provence and the Cote D'Azur, and Corsica. The South is the most popular vacation spot in France, and the stunning sun, sand, and atmosphere of the Riviera draws millions of visitors each year to the beach resorts, while Corsica maintains a quaint charm and natural beauty in abundance …

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The coastline of the French Riviera was one of the first modern resort areas. It began as a winter health resort for the British upper class at the end of the 18th century. With the arrival of the railway in the mid-19th century, it became the playground and vacation spot of British, Russian, and other aristocrats, such as Queen Victoria and King Edward VII, when he was Prince of Wales …

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