Arles (French pronunciation: ; Provençal Arle in both classical and Mistralian norms; Arelate in Classical Latin) is a city and commune in the south of France, in the Bouches-du-Rhône department, of which it is a subprefecture, in the former province of Provence.. A large part of the Camargue is located on the territory of the commune, making it the largest commune in Metropolitan France in
Arles Arenas or Arles Amphitheater (french, les Arènes d’Arles) is a Roman amphitheatre. This two-tiered Roman Amphitheatre is probably the most prominent tourist attraction in the city of Arles, which thrived in Roman times.
La commission taurine extra-municipale de la ville d’Arles s’est réunie pour désigner les lauréats de la saison 2018 de la section tauromachie espagnole.
Arles, Roman and Romanesque Monuments. Arles is a good example of the adaptation of an ancient city to medieval European civilization. It has some impressive Roman monuments, of which the earliest – the arena, the Roman theatre and the cryptoporticus (subterranean galleries) – …
Two thousand years ago, when the mighty Roman emperors ruled over a significant part of the world, they built large public stadium-like entertainment complexes called amphitheatres. These were large, circular or oval open-air venues with raised seating and staged events such as gladiator combats
The Roman circus (from Latin, « circle ») was a large open-air venue used for public events in the ancient Roman Empire.The circuses were similar to the ancient Greek hippodromes, although circuses served varying purposes and differed in design and construction.Along with theatres and amphitheatres, Circuses were one of the main entertainment sites of the time.
A three star hotel SPA, ideally located in the heart of the historic center of Arles, between the Roman theater and amphitheater. An antique-inspired spa, opposite the amphitheater of Arles…
The UNESCO’s World Heritage sites are places of outstanding cultural and natural significance and beauty. At least 28 of the World Heritage Sites are in France, and the ones we have listed below are located in Provence and the South of France.
To this day the Roman Colosseum remains one the most talked about buildings from the Roman era. In fact the word « Colosseum » is the most popular search term for any building on the internet (or so Italian tourism would have us believe).
Arles (Arle in provenzale, Arli in italiano storico) è una città francese di 52.510 abitanti (2011) situata nel dipartimento delle Bocche del Rodano (regione della Provenza-Alpi-Costa Azzurra). È sede di una sottoprefettura e comprende nella sua area urbana anche il comune di Fourques, appartenente al dipartimento del Gard.. La città ha un passato glorioso: emporio commerciale greco
Our French House (Maison Mireio) is located in a quiet and tranquil lane in the quaint village of Fontvieille, Provence – France. The maison is situated about 500 metres from the village centre (square, shops, restaurants).
ROME AND ROMANIA, 27 BC-1453 AD. Emperors of the Roman and the so-called Byzantine Empires; Princes, Kings, and Tsars of Numidia, Judaea, Bulgaria, Serbia, Wallachia, & Moldavia;
Too little time, and too many places to eat and drink. Here’s a little list of exciting new (ish) places we hope to visit in 2018. Firstly the gloriously renovated Chateau Fonscolombe nestled in the countryside to the north of Aix en Provence. The hotel/restaurant is a welcome addition to Provence’s top addresses.
Des milliers d’ouvrages de et sur la littérature provençale. De trés nombreux documents papier, graphique et sonore sur la Provence sa langue et sa culture
Das erste Drittel (Tercio de varas) beginnt damit, dass der Stier die Arena betritt.Meist läuft er im leeren Rund etwas umher, bevor der Matador die Arena betritt. Manchmal empfängt der Matador jedoch sofort den in die Arena laufenden Stier kniend mit der capote (einem großen, meist außen purpurroten und innen gelben Tuch) und nutzt diese, um den angreifenden Stier an sich vorbeizulenken