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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice part of Aix old city. Worth a visit and photographying. Pedestrian zone. Weddings held mainly Saturdays. Several places to have a drink outside. The city hall fountain has been restored lately. Every Saturday morning a flower market is held right next to the City...More

Thank AlsaceAix
Reviewed October 9, 2018

The old city of Aix en Provence has a few steep streets if you walk up from La Rotonde. My greatest find to overcome this was the Diabline. A small cab with the driver in front and a small six-seater cabin behind him. They have...More

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Reviewed October 1, 2018

Lovely to wander round all the squares and fountains in the same beautiful honey coloured stone. Very relaxing and not too touristy.

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Reviewed September 26, 2018

Forget about the markets, ignore the cattle call to shop and eat, instead ... immerse the "self" in the moment. Absorb all that history attempts to communicate. Break loose (even for a bit) from the "tour group" anchor weight and explore! This Old Town is...More

1  Thank on_the_go_98765
Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

The old part of Aix-en-Provence has been preserved much as it has been for centuries. Wonder through the streets, the church, the mayor's office and walk where Cezanne walked. It is awe inspiring.

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed September 26, 2018

Probably the loveliest town I have ever visited and I have visited many! Charming, old, interesting, history on every street. Individual, quirky, sophisticated as only the French can do!

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Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

After completing the guided tour portion; we decided to spend the 1 1/2 hours remains for us before we catch the bus in the old town; loved the narrow fantastic streets ; full of beautiful small shops ; charming building ; amazing architecture ; fountains...More

Thank hussain A
Reviewed August 22, 2018

Lovely visit in the old part of Aix. If you can avoid the month of August, do it as the streets are really busy and it not always so pleasant to be walking in a jam packed city center. Nice boutiques with a lots of...More

Thank Sabaudia73
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

The heart of Aix defines quintessential old European charm. Lots of boutiques selling local crafts and international brands. Plenty of architectural detail. A nice mix of restaurant options. There is also a nice cathedral and a couple of museums in the area. The city itself...More

1  Thank mbc421
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

Winding streets, music and dancing on the streets were just a few things the old town had to offer. Beautiful buildings and small fountains set out on small squares contributed to the harmony of the old town as well as giving an Ancient Rome touch....More

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While Cezanne's studio is a huge attraction in Aix, our us the best part of Aix is the shopping. On any given day (except Tuesdays) there's always local street vendors with amazing products. Saturdays are the best days for... More
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