Phoenicopterus roseus, Thierry Vezon

Arles - Photographie - From 03/03 to 25/04/2021 between 3 pm and 5 pm. Closed Monday and Tuesday. - Free

Emblématique de la région, ce drôle d’oiseau porte un nom français dérivé du provençal et un nom latin hérité du grec. Pour les provençaux, il est Flamen : tout feu, tout flamme. Et dans ses racines latine et grecque, il se montre « phoenix », comme apparenté à l’oiseau de légende qui, selon Hérodote, portait la dépouille de son père dans un œuf de myrrhe tous les cinq cents ans en Égypte. Plus tard, l’oiseau « sacré » sera réputé immortel car toujours renaissant de ses cendres…

Thierry Vezon nous le montre, cet animal étrange, en images poétiques, inattendues et… sans clichés !

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    De natura rerum
    50 Rue Du refuge
    13200 Arles

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Where to stay

Mas des Bears
B&B

Mas des Bears

Arles

Accommodation:The peculiarity of the Mas des Bears is that it is also a cultural place. Claude has been a producer of concerts and musical performances for over 20 years and Olivier director and actor/musician. Here they realize an old dream by creating a friendly and warm space where the public…

First class
Hotel

First class

Arles

Economic hotel in exit direction Nîmes, in a shopping area in 5 minutes from the centre of Arles, air-conditioned, individual bathroom in each room, TV. Breakfast at will to 5, 90EUR. Public transport nearby.

The Hôtel Particulier
Hotel

The Hôtel Particulier

Arles

Located a few metres from the historical city centre of the pretty town of Arles, the particular hotel opens its doors for an idyllic stay in the heart of a verdant region. This mansion dating from the 17th century will delight you with its splendid rooms elegantly decorated in a mix of textures…

Brit Hotel Acacias - Arles
Hotel

Brit Hotel Acacias - Arles

Arles

Welcome to the Brit Hotel Les Acacias, our hotel in Arles welcomes you for your stay in a city of inexhaustible historical riches.Ideally located between the arenas and the SNCF train station, our hotel welcomes you daily from 7:15 a.m. to 10 p.m.There is free public parking near the hotel to…

Arles Plaza
Hotel

Arles Plaza

Arles

Hotel Arles Plaza combines originality, design and comfort. The hotel offers many services in a spacious and contemporary setting: a large reception hall, a heated pool with its Jacuzzi and steam room, covered winter garden, bar and restaurant room for breakfast and group dinners. To delight your…

Gîte Yana - N° 190641
Holiday rental

Gîte Yana - N° 190641

Arles

In the countryside 6 km from Arles, on 4000 m² of fully fenced land, beautiful single storey villa with large lawn area planted with olive trees, an 11.5x5.5m covered and heated swimming pool and a hammam in the house. Large living / dining room and lounge area with comfortable sofas, flat…

LE GITE DE MONPLAISIR - N° 2641
Holiday rental

LE GITE DE MONPLAISIR - N° 2641

Arles

Cottage new, in a contemporary style, composed a very bright living room opening onto the large covered terrace facing South, with sofa BZ, bed 140, open kitchen (dishwasher), bathroom with toilet, mezzanine bedroom bed 140, plenty of storage.Services: shady garden with barbecue and sun…

Mas du Petit Poun - N° 190530
Holiday rental

Mas du Petit Poun - N° 190530

Arles

A 7 kms d'Arles, tournant le dos à la voie rapide (N113), mas donnant sur les prés. Petites routes idéales à parcourir en vélo et permettant de rejoindre Arles. Entièrement en rez de chaussée, et disposant d'une cour/terrasse ombragée par un beau tilleul et privative fermée, gîte…

Museum
Hotel

Museum

Arles

Opposite the Réattu Museum, next to the baths of Constantine and the Rhône Valley, this former mansion of the 16th and 17th century is located in the heart of the historic town, high place of encounter and culture. You will find in this building, calm, comfort, warm hospitality, patio, art…

Things to do

Actes Sud Cinemas
Cultural place

Actes Sud Cinemas

Arles

Actes Sud Cinemas (formerly 'Le Méjan Cinema') has been renovated and taken over new spaces in order to welcome the public and organise meetings with film teams. It now has three arthouse screens. The programme has strong links with the editorial policy of Actes Sud and promotes 'auteur cinema'…

The District of la Roquette
Cultural place

The District of la Roquette

Arles

This district dates back to the Middle Ages and was for a long time the favourite district of mariners; the La Roquette district remains one of the most attractive in town. Its original urban herringbone layout features attractive narrow and sometimes raised houses between the Quai du Rhône and…

Soleileïs
Shopping gourmand

Soleileïs

Arles

Craft glacier, specialty ice cream with olive oil. Only natural ingredients

L'atelier
Craftsman / producer

L'atelier

Arles

Mosaicist formed in conventional techniques of the school of Ravenna, Nathalie Fieno Gets the Medal of the city of Paris in 2006 (echelon vermeil), for the quality of his work and his degree of master craftsman in 2009.His expertise allows him to implement conventional such as enamels, marble…

Atôme Boutik
Souvenirs shopping

Atôme Boutik

Arles

" Arles in winter " special offer : 10% off our entire stock (except for current sales or promotions) As you visit the narrow streets of the Arles old city center, stop to discover our colorful and fascinating home decorations, successfully combining very modern and Provençal styles. You will…

Manade Rieumal
Family recreation

Manade Rieumal

Arles

Breeding of bulls and cows

Musee Reattu
Cultural place

Musee Reattu

Arles

Formerly known as the Grand Prieuré de l'Ordre de Malte (Grand Priory of the Order of Malta). The Grand Priory was originally formed of two adjoining commanderies, each built around an inner courtyard. Of the Saliers commandery built in the 15th century, the southern façade of the inner…

Place du Forum
Cultural place

Place du Forum

Arles

This Place, in the heart of town, has always symbolised meetings and exchanges. In Antiquity the square was next to the main forum (late 1st century BC), and the economic and political centre of the Roman administration; in the Middle Ages it became the main centre for commercial transactions. It…

Manade Fernay
Craftsman / producer

Manade Fernay

Arles

Located close to the Roman town of Arles, Sophie and Olivier Fernay and their dynamic team will give you a warm welcome and allow you to discover their traditional bull-breeding farm, established in 1953, where passion and tradition are key. After being welcomed by the herder, you will go and…

Where to eat

Plaza (La Paillotte)
Food guide restaurant

Plaza (La Paillotte)

Arles

Restaurant located in the ancient center of the city of Arles, close to the hotels, monuments and museums of the city, especially in the same street as the Vincent van Gogh Arles Foundation.The restaurant's rooms have exposed stone walls of ceilings with wooden beams.The decoration is based on…

Next to the bistro
Food guide restaurant

Next to the bistro

Arles

Jean Luc Rabanel drew in his childhood memories and in its early years of learning in the kitchen to create this open and warm places. "Next to the Bistro" is not a dependency of the workshop, it is a unique place that has its own vocation and its own personality.Jean Luc Rabanel and his team…

ALLORA
Restaurants à emporter

ALLORA

Arles

Traditional Italian food, product costs and Italian wines, French meat, wild fish of Mediterranean, local fruits and vegetables

L'Apostrophe
Restaurants à emporter

L'Apostrophe

Arles

" Arles in winter " special offer : a free cup of coffee! Located in the center of the city of Arles, L'Apostrophe has a variety of facets. Throughout the day the team will accompany you from breakfast to the end of the evening for every privileged moment.

Le Réfectoire
Table 13

Le Réfectoire

Arles

A convivial canteen offering a generous traditional cooking, prepared with fresh seasonal produces, to savour on large tables, inside or outside.

Gibelin
Food guide restaurant

Gibelin

Arles

Venez découvrir le Gibolin dans le quartier atypique de la Roquette.

Mimosa
Restaurants à emporter

Mimosa

Arles

Opening may 6.Mimosa: on-site or take-away kitchen fast and greedy.Homemade with passion!

At The Gourmand Happiness
Restaurants à emporter

At The Gourmand Happiness

Arles

At Bonheur Gourmand invites you to a cocooning place where you can pause for a while. Snack at noon with quiche or salad that vary according to seasonal vegetables and soups in winter. For the afternoon, a relaxing time with a corner reserved for children that can delight young and old: games,…

To the happiness of Emilia
Restaurants à emporter

To the happiness of Emilia

Arles

Organic, vegetarian, vegan, homemade cuisine based on local seasonal produce.Formulas to eat on site or to take away: salads, hot or cold soups depending on the season, salty pies, pastries.