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Top 10 places in Hyères
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On the hill of Castéou, the castle (altitude 200m) dominates the city. A first fortress was probably built by the lords of Fos in the first half of the 11th century, a period that saw the rise of private castles in Provence. In the 13th century, in order to assert his power over the city of... Read more
It is a terraced garden with an area of ??6,500 m² which offers remarkable views of the city, the plain and the sea. The tomb of Colonel Voutier is in the upper part, near a belvedere tower. The botanical wealth is important, mainly composed of subtropical species from South America and Australia.... Read more
Parc Saint-Bernard stretches over four hectares at the foot of the Villa Noailles to which it is historically linked. Indeed, from 1925, Charles de Noailles, enlightened botanist, planted a Mediterranean scrub north of the villa and a terraced garden below to the south, which is the current park.... Read more
Villa Noailles is one of the first manifestations of modern architecture in France. At the heart of the medieval walls then in ruins, Charles and Marie-Laure de Noailles order in 1923 a villa "interesting to live". The whole is resolutely modern and avant-garde, according to the plans... Read more
Built in the 13th century, the church is originally the chapel of an important Franciscan convent, that of the Cordeliers of which it bore the name. Under the Revolution, after being the site of the preparatory meeting for the States General, and having served as a cantonment for troops, cellar,... Read more
The existence of the church of St. Paul is attested as early as 1182. In 1572, the church was erected as a collegiate church. In 1842, the collegiate church ceded its title of parish church to the ex-Cordeliers church, which became Saint-Louis church, better located in the city center.... Read more
The Saint-Blaise tower is the only witness of the Knights Templar Commandery created in the twelfth century, which had a large farm in the Sauvebonne Valley. Like the Templars, the tower combined two functions, religious and military. Thus, the ground floor was occupied by a chapel and the first... Read more
This street is not medieval; yet it is none other than the free space that bordered the inner face of the enclosure and that at Aix-en-Provence or Avignon, we still call "rue des Lices". The buildings that span it have earned its name and give it its original charm, dating back only to... Read more
Olbia is a fortified colony founded by Marseille around 325 BC. J.-C. in order to protect the sea route leading from Spain to Italy. Its military vocation explains the originality of its plan: a square enclosure flanked by towers that delimits an area of ??nearly three hectares where are divided 40... Read more
At the top of a hill overlooking the small town and the port, the building occupies the conventional place of a protective work. From the terrace of the tower, one has excellent views as well on the bay of Porquerolles and the harbor of Hyères, as on the interior of the island.... Read more
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