Provence – The Roman Province along the via Domitia

Provence – The Roman Province along the via Domitia

Posted by on Oct 21, 2016 in France, Languedoc, Provence-Alps Maritime | No Comments

Along the via Domitia: Ambrussum – Nîmes – Pont du Gard – Mas de Tourelles –  Saint Rémy de Provence and Glanum – Les Baux de Provence and Les Trémaïés –   Apt and Pont Julien La Provincia di Roma, as it was known during the Roman empire, actually extends past the current borders of Provence. Redistricting over the […]

2004 – Languedoc-Roussillon; the Cathars and the Canal du Midi

2004 – Languedoc-Roussillon; the Cathars and the Canal du Midi

Posted by on Sep 12, 2004 in France, Languedoc | One Comment

The Languedoc was once part of the Occitan. The Roussillon once belonged to the Catalan of Spain. Now they are both part of southwest of France The land between the preserved fortified medieval city of Carcassone and the Pont Vieux Brige of Beziers was a rough terrain of poverty until about 10 years ago when […]