Southern France offers some of the best birding in Europe. There are flamingos, egrets, terns, pratincoles and reedbed warblers on the Camargue and Griffon Vultures in the Pyrenees and Eagle Owl, Wallcreeper, Snow Finch, Citril Finch and a variety of eagles in other sites such as the French Alps.
This book features the following sites: Gavarnie, Foret d'Isseaux, The Carmargue, La Crau, Les Alpilles, The Gorges du Tarn, Mont Ventoux and The French Alps.
Compared to other publications covering the same area, this one:
* Has maps which are exactly to scale - if the map suggests itís 500 metres, thatís how far it will be
* Highlights the best areas only and summarises the key attraction in the first paragraph so you can easily decide whether to read on
* Has a map on the inside cover which serves as an index so you can easily find any site in the book
* Is light and portable