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A millenium of trade and intellectual activity have made MONTPELLIER a teeming, energetic city. In many senses the best time to visit is during the academic year (October to June), when the city teems with students looking for stimulation of every kind. Montpellier is renowned for its cultural life, and hosts a number of annual festivals: Le Printemps des Comédiens (mid-June to mid-July) is theatre; Montpellier Danse (June) is for dance; there's also a music festival, Le Festival de Radio-France et de Montpellier (second half of July); and the Festival du Cinéma …
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H tel du Parc

Situated in a calm street of a peaceful district, this hotel is nonetheless close to the city center and just 700 meters from the Corum and the Place de la Comedie. The hotel is a former 18th-century ...

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Place de la Comedie

Situated between the train station, the historic city center and the Polygone shopping center, this immense, pedestrianized square is the heart and soul of Montpellier. Deriving its name from the first ...

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Bains (Les)

Situated just behind the Opera house, this restaurant occupies what was once the city's public baths. The setting is magnificent, with a spacious veranda in the form ...