|Sommières town gate.|
Being a complete ignoramus I did not know that the writer Lawrence Durrell had spent the last years of his life in the town.
In fact, I have never read any of his works and often confused him with his brother, Gerald, whose books I read as a child.
Further down the street is a secondhand bookshop, open Monday to Saturday, 10.00 - 17.00.
But don't take your car into the town unless you know exactly what you are doing.
You could easily be faced with streets like this: