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Place du Forum, Arles

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Vincent van Gogh set up his easel frequently in Place du Forum, near the northeastern corner's famous Cafe Terrace. Historians say he looked south toward the artificially lit terrace of the popular coffee house--and beyond it to the darkness of the Rue du Palais and the tower of a former church (now Musée Lapidaire). By using our Arles vacation builder, you can arrange your visit to Place du Forum and other attractions in Arles.
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  • Forum square a must-see on Arles absolutely unrelated to the status of Frédéric mistral, the terraces of coffee ☕️
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  • Very small, so that the café 's terrace occupy almost the whole place (among them the famous with Van Gogh paintings), plus a monument in front of the hotel and the whole area. The main thing here-the atmosphere is always very lively and fun.
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  • Downtown is perhaps Place of City Hall, but a little more North North you find the real centre - the Place of the Forum. Several cafes includes the very well-known coffee bar at night that Van Gogh painted in 1889. There is the place of the Arles city - visited during your stay in Arles!
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