Within the immense space that is the Mediterranean Sea, with waters that have bathed human civilization since the dawn of time in old Europe and North Africa, we found a particularly beautiful and deep corner, the Cote d'Azur, whose beaches and cliffs we are heading today.
The Blue Coast It is a small corner of southern France whose localities and beaches, located between the borders with Spain and Italy, are bathed by the Mediterranean Sea.
Touring the French Riviera
We will make an extensive tour of the most beautiful villages of the Côte d'Azur. In them we will find maritime and historical corners that stand out for their uniqueness. Spaces that inspire poets, painters and travelers alike.
AntibesAntibes - Inu
Start our route through the wonderful Côte d'Azur at the borders of Antibes. A small coastal town in France that has a rich history, a top level destination.
Among the most interesting attractions of Antibes, Port Vauban stands out, its immense marina, which is considered as one of the largest in Europe. Nor should we miss the Porte Marine, entrance by sea to the city, or the famous beach of La Gravette. In addition, you can learn about its history at the Archaeological Museum, the Picasso Museum or the Grimaldi Castle.
CannesCannes - Alexander Tihonov
The town of Cannes is famous worldwide for its well-known film festival, whose carpet parades the great stars of international stature. But not only the seventh art identifies the city.
In Cannes you can enjoy the French Riviera in all its splendor, thanks to the promenade of La Croisette. In addition, it is worth seeing the Palace of the Festivals, the Forville market or the Museum of Castre.
GrasseGrasse - Filip Fuxa
We are now leaving to one of the nerve centers of the French perfumery. Its name is Grasse and it is a town with a wonderful historical center, in which the International Perfume Museum, the Notre-Dame-du-Puy cathedral or the Ville Musée Fragonard stand out.
«The sea keeps singing when it loses a wave”
-José Ángel Buesa-
ChinMenton - Gaspar Janos
Continue this wonderful route along the Côte d'Azur with mandatory stop in Menton. A place of extensive vegetation and a beautiful old town which has a spectacular casino by the sea.
MonacoMonaco - Tomsickova Tatyana
It is impossible to talk about the French Riviera and not to mention the Principality of Monaco. This small independent state of just over 30,000 inhabitants It's pure glitz and glamor.
The home of the Grimaldi family hides corners such as Place d'Armes, Porte Neuve Avenue, the Monte Carlo Casino, the Oceanographic Museum or the port of Port Hercule.
NiceNice - Kiev.Victor
Another of the indissoluble localities and that comes to mind when talking about the French Riviera is Nice. Again we come to a corner frequented by celebrities who It has become the capital of the French Riviera.
Halfway between the Cote d'Azur and the spectacular Provence gala, Nice counts ocn spaces such as the Promenade des Anglais, the Old Town, the Opera building, the basilica of Notre-Dame, the Roman city known as Cemenelum or the Matisse Museum.
Saint-TropezSaint-Tropez - LiliGraphie
If we talk about glamor, celebrities and people with money on the French Riviera, Saint-Tropez is the dream destination of curious and visitors who enjoy celebrities in environments full of history, beaches and peculiar people.
What once it was a small fishing town, over the years it has become a claim for wealthy celebrities, who walk through the Vieux Port, the Maison des Papillons or the Places of Lices with total normality for the joy of curious and pedestrians.
ExpiresSaint Paul de Vence - Giancarlo Liguori
We finish our exciting tour of the Côte d'Azur in the town of Vence. A place full of history whose old town rests behind a wall which has seen many travelers pass through its streets.
The Place du Grand-Jardin, the Port du Peyra, the cathedral stand out in Vence, the Porte du Ontis, the Porte du Signadour or the castle of Villeneuve.
Now, prepare your luggage and head to one of the most beautiful corners of the entire Mediterranean Sea. Touring the Côte d'Azur is an unforgettable experience It won't take you more than four or five days, but it will be imprinted in your heart forever, because there the water seems deeper and more romantic.