In Aix-en-Provence, the Roman era, the central city of Mirabeau (Cours Mirabeau) is the most fascinating location, and is considered the most beautiful avenue in France.
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In 1876, in memory of the French revolutionary Count Mirabeau, this avenue was named after him. The boulevard scattered with garden plants and fountain sculptures resembles a large garden, starting from the round pavilion fountain in the west and reaching Forban Square in the east. It is 440 meters long and 42 meters wide. It is surrounded by the cultural and commercial center of Aix. Plane trees are planted on both sides of the road. Old Renaissance apartments, restaurants, bars and boutique shops line the streets. The environment is pleasant and the scenery is beautiful. This street is also the dividing line between Villecomtale, the old city of Aix on the north side, and QuartierMazarin, the new city of Mazarin on the south side. It is a 5-minute walk from the train station.
There is a large fountain in the center of the street. This is the most lively place in Provence. There are cafes and ice cream shops on both sides of the road. The characteristic lavender ice cream, macarons and pizza are very delicious. There are three famous fountains on the street worth leaving a message for appreciation. Some.
On the Mirabeau, local residents love to come here for a walk and coffee. A leisurely day. There is a very large fountain on the Mirabeau.
Many small museums and alleys have different flavors, it is worth a visit
Mirabeau Avenue is the most famous street in the small town of Aix, but it is not crowded with many attractions. There are many shops on both sides of the street, there are many nice restaurants and cafes, and there are also some small shops selling lavender essential oil, and the price is not expensive.
The characteristic lavender ice cream, macarons and pizza are very delicious. There are three famous fountains on the street worth leaving a message to enjoy.
There are many shops on the most famous street in the city center.