Uncovering Glanum from a Pile of Rocks in Provence
Contributor blog post by Nutmeg:
Nutmeg is reasonably certain she is not the first person to walk through the Glanum archaeological site, near St Remy de Provence, and consider that mankind is relatively insignificant in the passage of time.
Ashes to ashes
Dust to dust
Rocks to rocks
A previous G&N blog post “Glanum Glorious Views” covers much of the history of this site. The following post is a short overview only as an excuse to show off a few new photos. The main street in Glanum is pictured above….Continue reading here for details on this important settlement that began with Gallic inhabitants in the 7th Century BC and was occupied until the Romans were forced out by the Franks in 260AD. Glanum is a “Must Visit” site if you are staying in or near St Remy de Provence.
Important details for Glanum:
Site archéologique de Glanum
Avenue Vincent Van Gogh
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