NīmesNīmes is a city of southern France, préfecture (capital city) of the Gard département.
Several important remains of the Roman Empire times can still be seen:
- Amphitheatre, which is still used today as a bull fighting arena.
- Maison Carrée (Square House)
- The nearby Pont du Gard, a well-preserved aqueduct that used to carry water across the small Gardon river valley.