PLACES TO SEE IN AVIGNON, FRANCE: What to see in Avignon travel guide

Things to see in Avignon, France travel guide

Avignon is situated on the Rhone river

Avignon is renowned for :

* « le palais des papes », a Unesco World Heritage palace, were christian popes lived instead of Rome in the 14th century
* its bridge, « le pont d’Avignon » that gave famous song
* its historic quarters with beautiful narrow streets and good restaurants
* and don’t miss to visit the Ile de la Barthelasse, on the Rhone river, a green jewel in the middle of the city