Abbeville is the starting place of prehistoric discovery. In 1844 Boucher de Perthes changed the well ingrained ideas about the age of humanity by his discoveries. One of the oldest Belfries in France (1209) to days holds his museum. Abbeville capital of Maritime Picardy is also, in spring, the home of the international Festival de l'Oiseau. It is also the gate way of the Somme bay, the meeting place of those who thirst for emotion and large open places. Forests bordered on the hills bank. Have welcome and mysterious treasures, if you look for them you can discovered hunter houses, many preserved wild animals. On this quiet area if you like to write or to paint sky lights and spaces may give you a creating and well spirit..