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Ancient Roman CivilizationThe Tour Magne of Colonia Nemausus (Nimes)

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The “Tour Magne”, otherwise known as the “Grande Tour”, is the only tower from the original town built by Augustus to be still standing.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 10/7/2007

last visited: 11/2/2018

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Historic TreesArbre de la liberté au Jardin de la Fontaine, Nîmes, Gard, France

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[EN] This tree symbolizes freedom since 1982. [FR] Cet arbre symbolise la liberté depuis 1982.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Itamae

location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 11/21/2017

last visited: 4/12/2019

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Ancient Roman CivilizationSanctuaire de la Fontaine - Nimes

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The visitor who contemplates the marvelous Jardin de la Fontaine is not immediately aware of its importance in Antiquity, being distracted by the classical architectural style of the present park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 10/21/2007

last visited: 11/2/2018

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Ancient Roman CivilizationTemple de Diane - Nimes

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The Temple of Diana was part of the Roman sanctuary consisting of a set of buildings close to the Nemausus spring and whose remnants were found in about 1739 during works in the area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 10/21/2007

last visited: 11/2/2018

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In Search of the CeltsLe sancturaire de la fontaine - Nimes - France

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Le sanctuaire de la Fontaine, site antique de de Nîmes, lieu de culte celte, première implantation humaine autour de la source. The sanctuary of the Fountain, ancient site of Nimes, Celtic place of worship, first human implantation around the source.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 7/22/2017

last visited: 11/2/2018

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Ancient Roman CivilizationThe Castellum - Nimes

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This circular distribution tank (5.90 m in diameter, 1.40 m deep) carved in the rock was the point of departure for lead pipes that took water to public fountains and the various parts of the town.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 10/21/2007

last visited: 1/4/2017

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Guest Books La maison carrée - Nîmes - France

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A l'entrée du bâtiment, juste après la visite, le livre d'or pour écrire ses impressions. At the entrance of the building, just after the visit, the guestbook to write his impressions.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 6/18/2017

last visited: 9/21/2007

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Last of its KindLAST completely preserved Roman temple La maison carrée - Nîmes - France

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The Maison Carrée is an ancient building in Nîmes, Roman temple façades to be found in the territory of the former Roman Empire and the only completely preserved temple of the ancient world.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 6/21/2017

last visited: 1/7/2018

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Ancient Roman CivilizationLa Maison Carré, Nîmes - France

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The Maison Carrée at Nîmes in southern France, is one of the best preserved temples to be found anywhere in the territory of the former Roman Empire.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member manchanegra

location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 11/20/2006

last visited: 1/7/2018

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Monuments Historiques FrançaisMaison Carré, Nimes, France

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The Maison Carrée at Nîmes in southern France, is one of the best preserved temples to be found anywhere in the territory of the former Roman Empire.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member manchanegra

location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 7/4/2011

last visited: 1/7/2018

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Exact ReplicasMaquette des arenes de Nîmes - France

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A l'intérieur des arènes pendant la visite une splendide maquette et des plan de coupe du bâtiment. Inside the arenas during the visit a splendid model and plans of cut of the building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 7/7/2017

last visited: never

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Ancient Roman CivilizationThe Roman Amphitheater of Colonia Nemausus (Nimes)

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The construction of the “Arènes” undoubtedly dates back to the end of the 1st century AD, when the town was still part of the Roman Empire.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 10/7/2007

last visited: 2/24/2018

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Ancient Roman CivilizationPorte Auguste - Colonia Nemausus (Nimes)

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The Porte d'Auguste (or Porte d'Arles) was one of the main gates, where the Domitian Way entered the Roman town of Colonia Nemausus.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 10/21/2007

last visited: 1/21/2011

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Ancient Roman CivilizationArcheology Museum - Nimes

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Iron age and Gallo-Roman collections are dominant in this museum, with a host of everyday objects, including sigillated ceramics, bronze tableware, lamps, toilet and dress accessories and items related to various craft activities.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 10/20/2007

last visited: never

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Ancient Roman CivilizationPorte de France - Colonia Nemausus (Nimes)

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The Porte de France, (or Porte d’Espagne) has a single arch topped by a blind gallery decorated with Tuscan pilasters. In Antiquity, it was flanked by two circular towers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 10/21/2007

last visited: 5/5/2010

Image for Peuplier vénérable de la Liberté, Bizac, Gard.view gallery

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Historic TreesPeuplier vénérable de la Liberté, Bizac, Gard.

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[FR] Cet arbre symbolise la liberté depuis 200 ans. [EN] This tree symbolizes freedom for 200 years.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Itamae

location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 11/29/2016

last visited: 12/3/2016

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Gender Separated EntrancesEcole de Filles - Calvisson (30420)

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[EN] This unused entrance were for girls entering the school. [FR] Cette entrée (inutilisée aujourd’hui) était pour l’école de filles.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Itamae

location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 11/17/2016

last visited: 11/28/2016

Image for Garçon / Fille - Ecole primaire - Fons, Gard/Franceview gallery

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Gender Separated EntrancesGarçon / Fille - Ecole primaire - Fons, Gard/France

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[FR] Façade entrée des écoles publique sur Fons [EN] Facade of public schools in Fons

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member barbudu30

location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 1/19/2017

last visited: never

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Ancient Roman CivilizationPont du Gard Aqueduct Segment

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The further remains of the Roman aqueduct on either side of the Pont du Gard are visible at several places. This location is on the left bank.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 10/7/2007

last visited: 11/19/2014

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Ancient Roman CivilizationPont du Gard

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The sole objective for the aqueduct was to carry a section of the channels and pipes that in total stretched over 50km from the abundant spring waters of the Eure to the water tower (Castellum) in Nîmes.

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location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 10/7/2007

last visited: 7/2/2017

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World Heritage SitesLe Pont du Gard

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The Pont du Gard is a Roman aqueduct in the south of France constructed by the Roman Empire, and located near Remoulins, in the Gard département.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member manchanegra

location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 10/26/2006

last visited: 7/23/2013

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Monuments Historiques FrançaisPont du Gard, Remoulins, France

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The Pont du Gard is a Roman aqueduct in the south of France constructed by the Roman Empire, and located near Remoulins, in the Gard département.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member manchanegra

location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 7/5/2011

last visited: 7/23/2013

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Ancient Roman CivilizationLe Site du Pont du Gard - Museum

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The museum offers visitors the freedom to stroll for an hour through a different world or to take a deeper, half day immersion and test and broaden their knowledge…while having fun.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 10/20/2007

last visited: 1/29/2016

Image for Chemins de Saint-Jacques-de-Compostelle en France-  	ancienne abbatiale Saint-Gilles-du-Gard, Gard, Languedoc-Roussillon,ID=868 - 034view gallery

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World Heritage SitesChemins de Saint-Jacques-de-Compostelle en France- ancienne abbatiale Saint-Gilles-du-Gard, Gard, Languedoc-Roussillon,ID=868 - 034

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The Abbey of Saint-Gilles is a Benedictine monastery in Saint-Gilles, southern France. It is included in the UNESCO Heritage List, as part of the World Heritage Sites of the Routes of Santiago

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member KaPsTeam

location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 7/5/2015

last visited: never

Image for Chapelle médiévale Notre-Dame-de-Jouffe - Montmirat - Franceview gallery

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsChapelle médiévale Notre-Dame-de-Jouffe - Montmirat - France

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[fr]Une eglise au milieu de la foret ? oui, vous ne revez pas ! [en]A church in the middle of the forest? Yes, you do not dream!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member barbudu30

location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 12/31/2016

last visited: 1/2/2017

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