The Provence of Giono
Jean Giono is a world-renowned Provençal author. He has notably signed Le Hussard sur le toit, whose plot invites itself into a Provence that is a victim of cholera. He also wrote Regain, which is the story of the revival of a village affected by the rural exodus. Discover the Provence of Giono, its landscapes both luminous and austere, its authentic villages.
A remarkable rural heritage
The valleys of the Alpes-de-Haute-Provence department have a fascinating heritage. Many museums invite you to discover this heritage. What to do? for example, you can visit the museum of Meyronnes, the Alexandra David-Néel museum in Digne-les-Bains, the Forcalquier museum, the History and Nail Memory museum, the Gallo-Roman museum of Saint-Martin-de-Brômes, the Maison du Mulet in Seyne-les-Alpes…