Culture & History
Villa Alexandrine in Vence
La Villa Alexandrine, in Vence, is a unique Belle Époque architecture, which today houses the local tourist office and the museum of the Polish writer, Witold Gombrowicz.
The Mistral – the wind that kills
The story behind the the wash-houses
Almost every French city has a washhouse, but what’s their history in French culture and what started the mass-construction of these in the mid-19th century?