If you would like to discover a territory that is privileged just by its geographical location on Earth, Gard is ideal for you. It is located in the Occitania geographical region, between the Massif Central, the Mediterranean, the Rhone valley and Languedoc-Roussillon.
This department was created during the French Revolution and rivers such as the Gardon, the Hérault and the Ardèche pass by it. It also has the highest peak, Mont Aigoual, which can be reached by car.
It is, nonetheless, also true that this region has been severely flooded and due to its geographical location, it has experienced some of the highest temperatures ever recorded in French history in recent years.