How much Frenchness in Nimes? One would like to ask, following the trail of the city's Roman monuments. It itself is defined by its resemblance to the capital of Italy . It is sometimes called French Rome . The city does not cut itself off from this cultural heritage, which is so clearly reflected in its contemporary image. On the contrary. Thanks to the actions of the city authorities, Roman remains are among the best preserved in the world. On their initiative, the Museum of Romanism was also established, which preserves the ancient heritage of the region.
Nimes should be to your liking if you are passionate about history and ancient architecture. A visit to this city, full of interesting museums and art galleries, will also be a real feast for painting fans . The vast city garden or the nearby forests will surely appeal to you if you like active recreation in the fresh air. In the vicinity it is worth visiting Pont du Gard , Arles , Ardeche , Marseille .