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Why Go?

The 14th-century Palais des Papes, world's largest Gothic building

The medieval St-Benezet bridge and its charming city views

A passel of little art museums in historic homes and palaces—plus superb restaurants

What To Skip

The rooms inside the Palais des Papes (long since stripped of their treasures)

What For:

Arts + Culture, Food + Wine, Romantic

When To Go:

April, May, July, August

Related Destinations:

Marseille ›  Côte d'Azur ›  St. Tropez ›  Provence › 


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