Aix, or, to distinguish it from other cities built over hot springs, Aix-en-Provence is a city in southern France, some 30 km north of Marseille. It is located in the Provence region, in the Bouches-du-Rhône département, of which it is a sous-préfecture. Population is approximately 130,000.
Camped on the rocky outcrop of Baux-of-Provence, bordered of two straight down ravines, the Castle of the Baux, at the same time imposing site and monument of legend, extends on nearly 7 hectares. Medieval fortified town with the borders of Languedoc, Comtat Venaissin and Provence, the Castle of the Beaux was with the lasting conflicts of the centuries: Provence was at the time the object of al...
This is the place where BMW finalizes their models and prototypes. The place is very sunny and that's why it has been chosen. Before, this track was a test track for Kleber (tires) but was smaller. And before Kleber, a lot of races were held here at the beginning of the 20th century. The location is between Miramas and Istres in the south of France near Marseilles.
The Patrouille Acrobatique de France ("French Acrobatic Patrol") commonly referred to as Patrouille de France and sometimes abbreviated as PAF, is the precision aerobatic demonstration team of the French Air Force. Originating in 1931, it is one of the world's oldest and best demostration team. Pilots currently fly the Dassault-Breguet/Dornier Alpha Jet.