In Parc Jourdan, this is where locals gather beneath plane trees to play pétanque .
Place des Quatre Dauphins
This especially charming square in the old town has a fountain (1667) with water-spouting dolphins.
Caumont Centre d’Art
Aix’s newest pride and joy is also one of its oldest: a stellar art space housed inside the Mazarin quarter’s grandest 17th-century...
Book in Bar
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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 .