dimanche 28 février 2010

BORMES LES MIMOSAS

BORMES LES MIMOSAS Old houses with rose tiled roofs, arranged in terraces on the hill-side, steep narrow lanes « cuberts » the remnants of ramparts, impressive ruins of a castle : Bormes les Mimosas has for the visitors the very charm of a middle-age village. It is often compared with a provençal christmas crèche. Founded more than 2000 years ago, the city had to bear many invasions as the centuries went by. An influent city form the XIIIe c. its castle and the medieval district tell us the story of five dynasties of lords who... [Lire la suite]