January in Aix-en-Provence, France

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Aix-en-Provence is the quintessential local French town. Picture a charming French city where the locals come out to the markets every weekend and enjoy a cup of coffee in a quaint cafe. Immerse yourself in the culture by staying with a local family.

Aix-en-Provence is the quintessential local French town. Picture a charming French city where the locals come out to the markets every weekend and enjoy a cup of coffee in a quaint café. The atmosphere is buzzing while at the same time being tranquil. Young couples stroll down the street stopping by a pâtisserie for fresh bread, people greet each other with two kisses on the cheek, while locals chill out by one of the many fountains found in Aix-en-Provence. Life will be blissful. Your life in Aix-en-Provence will feel like you have stepped out of a postcard!

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Stunning location – With a vibrant culture and people, this city located in the south of France is known for its beauty, Mediterranean climate, art schools and universities. There is no better place to study if you’re looking to meet people your age in a relaxed, typical French city.

Walk or ride everywhere - One of the best things about living in Aix-en-Provence is that you can walk through the downtown area in 15 minutes. You get all the amenities of a larger city but the tranquillity of old world France. Don’t be fooled, this chic old town offers plenty to see, do and eat!

University Town – Despite being a smaller city, Aix-en-Provence is a university town. Renowned for its art schools and universities, it is full of young students all wanting to enjoy the sparkling south of France.

Interesting subjects – Enjoy guest speakers and practical applications of your courses as you explore art, science, photography and history.