Fougasse

The Fougasse (La Fougasse)   Fougasse is an oven baked bread specialty that is typical from the South of France. It is easily recognizable to its shape and patterns similar to an ear of wheat. Its dough is mainly made with wheat flour and olive oil. Where to find it: Mainly in the following region: Languedoc Roussillon and Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur Especially in the following departements: Gard, Hérault, Bouches-du-Rhône, Vars, Alpes Maritimes We can find a lot of variations of fougasses. Salty with olives, tomatoes, herbs de Provence, anchovies, grattons etc……

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La Maison Carrée , Nîmes

La Maison Carrée, Nîmes   The Maison Carrée is a splendid work of Roman architecture, and religion. It is one of these monuments that you must see if you are a fan of Roman History or if you just love visiting stunning Antique monuments. The Maison Carrée, is one of the most famous Roman temples ever to have been built and is located in Nîmes, Gard Departement, Languedoc Roussilon Region in France. The temple is in a remarkably good condition (Mint condition should I say), and the authorities from Nîmes…

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Nîmes Events Calendar

Nîmes Events Calendar Here you can find the calendar of the events in Nîmes by year, from the most recent to the oldest.     Nîmes events Calendar 2017 February 2017 Sunday February the 19th 2017 Nîmes Urban Trail 2017 (2nd Edition) Downtown and Garrigues This year The Nîmes Urban Trail feature 3 trails: 27km Limit: 1 000 participants 18KM Limit: 1 500 participants 10KM Limit: 2000 participants About The Nîmes Urban Trail: http://nimesurbantrail.com   Nîmes events Calendar 2016 February 2016 Sunday February the 21st 2016   Nîmes Urban Trail…

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Arènes de Nîmes (The Arena of Nimes).

Arènes de Nîmes (The Arena of Nimes)   The Arena of Nimes, “Les Arènes de Nîmes” in French, can be seen as one of the best evidence of Rome’s advanced engineering. The Amphitheatre’s construction and complex architecture is a true marvel of ancient engineering perfection. This arena is located in the French city of Nîmes, Languedoc-Rousillon region, Gard Department and was built somewhere around 70 AD. It is the pride of the inhabitants of Nîmes and a monument that any fan of Roman History must see. Location The monument was…

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Le Jardin de la fontaine, Nîmes.

Le Jardin de la Fontaine Located at the top of the boulevard Jean Jaurès, in the city of Nîmes, Le Jardin de la Fontaine is an outstanding public garden that were created in 1745, it is also one of the oldest city park in Europe. Bridges, water, Roman temple, Roman tower, canals, statues and botanical garden are the main highlights. In this popular and beloved garden we locals come alone or in couple, for a jogging, to flirt, to take romantic and memorable wedding pictures, to take a sun bath,…

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