Nimes French Rome South France

Nîmes: France’s Hidden Gem of Roman Antiquity

To fully immerse yourself in the atmosphere of Ancient Rome, consider looking beyond the crowded streets of Rome itself! France offers a unique perspective, as the Roman Empire left a lasting mark on the provinces of Gaul for over five centuries. Especially in Southern France where the remnants of Roman influence are still strikingly visible. Nîmes, affectionately known as “the French Rome,” proudly showcases this.