Take a tour of French Village of Gassin in Gassin, France – part of the World’s Greatest Attractions travel video series by GeoBeats. Not far from the shore of the Mediterranean Sea is the beautiful French village of Gassin. This small town was built high on a hill, originally as a defense against enemy onslaughts. Now, Gassin's position is mostly advantageous in providing superlative views of the expansive countryside. The village is fairly old and has many narrow cobblestone lanes and side streets. The town church dates to the sixteenth century and features a prominent bell tower. The town's Mediterranean climate creates a year round affable atmosphere.