When you're a foodie, you immediately think ham evoking Bayonne. Yet Bayonne is above all a very beautiful region of France who was able to enjoy the charm of nature to create a reputation recognized by all lovers of beautiful scenery. It is also an ideal destination for art enthusiasts and history! Things to see and do in Bayonne: Before proceeding to table start with an artistic tour of the city of Bayonne. The Basque capital is filled with treasures from the past that should experience: the cathedral Sainte marie: also called Notre Dame is ideal for start familiar with Bayonne. Gothic style, it stands on the site of an old Romanesque cathedral that was destroyed by fire in 1258. But its construction was not done quickly. It took no less than three centuries to see it completed. The free tour is possible outside religious services and one can see the chapels decorated with paintings in the style of the fourteenth century. The cloister: do not go too far to find out, it is in fact just off the side of the cathedral, with its 28 bays, it is one of the largest cloisters in France. Today we can see there a set of tombs and the tombstone of the Bishop of Bayonne, which dates from 1302. The opening hours are identical to those of the cathedral. The Natural History Museum: The Bayonne Natural History Museum offers a rich collection of herbarium, birds, mammals, and other species and geological samples. There are temporary exhibitions that punctuate the various permanent collections. You can check before you get there from the tourist office. If you are a lover of great spaced