Les Enfants de la Mer has confirmed Argelès as a key national player in the field of environmental activism and sustainable development. Aiming to engage and educate visitors of all ages, les Enfants de la Mer is a collaborative photography event, unique in France.

With quaint, cobbled streets, pretty squares, lively shops, restaurants, and bars, and art and music museums, there is certainly enough temptation to hang around the town, but there is plenty going on around and about too.