Nice, known as the Jewel of French Riviera, is the capital of the Alpes-Maritimes department and blessed with amazing weather round the year. Located in the south-east corner of France, Nice is a beautiful city with cultural merit and sits pretty on the shores of the Baie des Anges (Bay of Angels). The culture of Nice is a reflection of both Italy and France. With its old-world charm, it is a delight to roam about the streets, museums, old monuments, enjoy its festivals and absorb the culture. The food of Nice is heavily influenced by French and Italian preparation methods. The nightlife in Nice is beautiful and a must for tourists to include in their itinerary. Its mild Mediterranean climate is its key attraction that makes people all over the world visit at least once.
The city of Nice is nicknamed as Nice la Belle, which means, Nice the beautiful. As the name suggests, Nice is a beautiful place with stunning natural views and shores, making it the perfect place for a holiday. Many legendary artists, including Pablo Picasso, Claude Monet, Paul Cezanne and Henri Matisse, lived and worked here to explore their art.
With vibrant seashores and the 7 km long Promenade des Anglais, Nice attracts tourists and locals all year round. The Le Vieux Port is perfect for those, who wish to enjoy yachting on the luxurious yachts parked here. Nice shopping avenues include Tresors Publics, Alziari, Neri’s FromagerieLa Cava de Stephane and many more. Other things to do in Nice include Matisse Museum, La Colene Du Chateau and Old City. An interesting fact: the archaeological site, Terra Amata, which has evidence of one of the earliest uses of fire in Europe, is in Nice!
Nice, known as the Jewel of French Riviera, is the capital of the Alpes-Maritimes department and blessed with amazing weather round the year. Located in the south-...