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Bridge
“Dates back to the beginning of the Common Era (50AD). The tallest Roman bridge-aqueduct in the World, 48 meters high. (A UNESCO World Heritage Site).”
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Historic Site
“Museum and beautiful gardens overlooking the Pont d'Avignon. The historical palace of the popes during the 14th century.”
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Art Museum
“This is the main museum in Montpellier, which puts on some good temporary exhibitions.”
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Historic Site
“14th Century, The Pope’s Palace. Both a powerful fortress and a magnificent palace. A UNESCO World Heritage. ”
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Botanical Garden
“Un des plus vieux jardins botaniques d'Europe (il est lié à l'université de médecine). Attention aux horaires (fermé les matins et le lundi). -------- One of the oldest botanical gardens in Europe (linked to the Medicine University). Be careful with the opening hours (e.g. closed in the morning and on Mon).”
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Point of Interest
“On ne les présente plus : les arènes de Nîmes, monument romain, sont incontournables ! // If there is one thing to see in Nîmes, choose the Arenas, THE MUST !”
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Shopping Mall
“Great all in one shopping mall with popular affordable brands and the Gallery Lafayette.”
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Plaza
“Gorgeous plaza with access to great shops and restaurants. Amazing view of the l'Opera and the Gaumont Cinema.”
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Historic Site
“Théâtre Antique and Museum d’Orange (Roman). The most beautiful Roman theatre in Europe. (A UNESCO World Heritage Site).”
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Park
“La Bambouseraie is the ideal place to spend a relaxing day out with your family. A day at La Bambouseraie promises you a total change of scenery ! Located at the foothills of The Cévennes valley, these gardens offer ample green, open space and many different plants and diverse exhibitions to enjoy. ”
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Zoo
“Avec ses 80 hectares, le parc zoologique de Lunaret à Montpellier est aujourd'hui l'espace vert le plus vaste de la ville et le deuxième plus grand parc zoologique de France ! C'est le lieu de promenade privilégié des montpelliérains. Ne manquez pas la serre Amazonienne ! / At 80 hectares, the zoo Lunaret in Montpellier is now the largest green space in the city and the second largest zoo in France! It is the privileged place of walk of Montpellier. Do not miss the Amazonian greenhouse!”
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National Park
“Ales sits at the mouth of the Cevennes, one of France s most beautiful natural parks. Many activities are possible here : trekking, (along Stevenson´s path with a donkey for example), Natural grottos, exploring the old Mining areas, visiting the old silk worm barns,...”
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Grocery or Supermarket
“The definitive food market! After this, everything else is a disappointment!”
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Zoo
“La Ferme aux Crocodiles est une serre tropicale de 9 500m² et un parcours extérieur de 4 000 m² dans lesquels évoluent plus de 600 animaux (crocodiles, serpents, tortues, oiseaux, poissons, lézards) ; espèces parmi les plus rares et menacées. Deux nouveaux espaces dédiés aux grands serpents et à la thématique Amérique du Sud proposent aux visiteurs d’admirer les animaux évoluant dans des écosystèmes totalement reconstitués. ”
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Garden
“Le plus grand parc de Nîmes. Sites romains, manèges, promenades à poney, bar/restaurant”
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Lake
“Lac du Salagou Beautiful scenery, and sheltered swimming coves. Only a short drive from Domaine des Rochers”
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