The walled city of Carcassonne in southern France supposedly earned its name from a fabled siege. Have a look at the recent article and video I produced on it.
The city of Nîmes is often referred to as the "Rome of France." Here is a video of the city that I produced for International Living.
A few months ago, I had the pleasure of interviewing Randy and Anne Giarraputo from New Orleans. After 23 years of teaching in Louisiana, they decided to retire to Cordes-sur-Ciel — a small village in southern France.