The walled town of Carcassonne in southern France supposedly earned its name from the Lady Carcas during a medieval siege.
The Roman Splendors of Nîmes, France
The city of Nîmes is often referred to as the “Rome of France.” Here is a video I produced for International Living.
A Game of Pétanque in Uzès, France
Pétanque is a game that dates back to ancient Greece. In the stone village of Uzès in southern France, we watched locals play a round on a warm afternoon.