With its fabulous artistic heritage, glorious light, glitzy resorts and mouth-watering food, it´s little wonder that the Provence-French Riviera region is the second most-visited in France after Paris. And Marseille, the rejuvenated 2013 European Capital of Culture, can now claim to be one of the Mediterranean´s most vibrant cities. Be inspired by this thoroughly updated edition of Insight Guide Provence and the French Riviera, a detailed full-colour guide to this glamorous region. Inside Insight Guide Provence and the French Riviera: A thoroughly overhauled edition by our expert authors. Stunning photography brings this stunning region and its people to life. Highlights of the region´s top attractions, such as stunning perched villages, arty Avignon and the awe-inspiring Pont du Gard. Descriptive area-by-area accounts cover the whole region from rejuvenated Marseille to glitzy St-Tropez. Detailed, high-quality maps throughout will help you get around and travel tips give you all the essential information for planning a memorable trip.