In Parc Jourdan, this is where locals gather beneath plane trees to play pétanque .
Place des Quatre Dauphins
An especially charming square in the old town; has a fountain (1667) with water-spouting dolphins.
South of cours Mirabeau, Quartier Mazarin was laid out in the 17th century, and is home to some of Aix' finest buildings. Place des...
Book in Bar
There is no more literary spot to partake in un café than this particularly fine English bookshop with cafe. Look out for occasional...
Something of a hidden address, this elegant restaurant serenades the ravishing hôtel particulier in which it languishes. Two salons sit...
Parc Jourdan information
South of Aix's centre is the peaceful Parc Jourdan, home to the town's Boulodrome Municipal , where locals gather beneath plane trees to play pétanque .