Art and culture
The Arena of Nîmes
Located in the south-east of France, the city of Nîmes is home one of the world’s best-preserved Roman amphitheatres.
Nicolas Poussin (1594-1665)
The work of Nicolas Poussin marked the birth of classicism in 17th century French painting. It was in the country, the synthesis of nature and ... history, that he reached the peak of his art.
A French painter and leader of Neo-Classicism in France, Jacques Louis David was the great proponent of a return to ancient art. Already famous under ... the Ancien Regime, during the Revolution he became the Raphaël of the sans-culottes", as his paintings became decidedly political.
What not to miss in the Ile-de-France ... region
To get away from the hustle and bustle of the capital, with some fantastic options to choose from, dare to discover these tourist treasures in the ... Ile-de-France region.