Get lost in the streets of the Old Town (Vieux Nice) to discover the outstanding architecture of Baroque churches, including the Cathédrale Sainte Réparate and the Église du Gesù. Walk, cycle or rollerblade along the iconic seaside promenade and enjoy a superb view of the Baie des Anges. Discover Nissa la Bella, with its wealth of history, culture and art - Baroque art, the Belle Époque and Modernism are some of the many different styles found in this truly contemporary city.
The world famous city of Cannes, a jewel of the Côte d'Azur, never disappoints. It is dazzling, magnificent and chic like the festivals and events it hosts - the annual Cannes Film Festival is by far the most well-known, attracting celebrities from all over the world. In contrast, the simple authenticity of its neighbourhoods (Le Suquet) and bustling markets may come as a surprise. The sandy beaches and establishments along La Croisette contemplate one of the most splendid natural heritage sites of the French Riviera: the Isles of Lérins.
At the heart of the Côte d’Azur is Antibes-Juan-les-Pins, a maritime city with Greek and Roman origins, characterised by it ramparts designed by Vauban, its ports including Port Vauban, chic majestic Cap d'Antibes and its sandy beaches. The unique charm of Antibes has delighted many visitors, from Picasso to Nicolas de Staël. The modern town, like so many along the Côte d’Azur, is best admired from the sea; don’t miss the yachts of “Billionaires’ Wharf” opposite the Fort-Carré! Inland, near the villages of Biot, Valbonne, Villeneuve-Loubet enjoy vast natural parks and superb golf courses. The surrounding villages thrive with artistic creativity and architectural charm.
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