Stone Cold Wonder
Step Into A Charming Time Of French Yore
Medieval, 800-year-old stone ramparts enclose Avignon’s town center, preserved in grandiose fashion with stunning architecture and art showcased on every corner. Sitting aside the Rhône river, the French commune boasts of ancient cobblestone roads with café tables crowding verdant squares and charm-filled boutiques lining street sides. Go in July to experience its famous theatrical festival with performances in palaces and on streets alike.