French Riviera - Cote d'Azur

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#1/22
Rating:
4.57143
(17 comments)
Destination: Nice
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
Nice is a city of contrasts with ultra-modern touches and a fascinating history. You can easily spend money in the city's tempting shops and restaurants but read my guide to make your money go further... read more »
#2/22
Rating:
4.666665
(3 comments)
Destination: Juan-les-Pins
Trip type: Beach, Food and Drink, Spa
With a swanky boutique hotel just opened on the Cap d'Antibes, and lots of great new beach restaurants down the road in Juan-les-Pins, there's never been a better time to head to the south of France... read more »
#3/22
Rating:
5
(1 comment)
Follow in the footsteps of Renoir and Picasso to rediscover the French Riviera when the light is magic, the atmosphere friendly and the beaches (almost) empty... read more »
#4/22
Rating:
4.5
(2 comments)
Destination: Nice
Trip type: Beach, Short Break
A must-read guide to the hottest spots in Nice, the jewel of the French Riviera... read more »
#5/22
Rating:
4.5
(2 comments)
Destination: Menton
Trip type: Short Break
Anthony Peregrine really didn’t want to go to Menton in France. After a couple of days of sea and winter sun, Provençal food, epic scenery and a rugby encounter, he really didn’t want to leave... read more »
#6/22
Rating:
4
(3 comments)
Destination: Cannes, Monaco
Trip type: Activity, Cruise, Cultural
If Formula One is your passion and the Monaco Grand Prix your Mecca, there can be no more amenable way to experience this iconic event in the race calendar than on the MS Wind Surf... read more »
#7/22
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: Frejus
Trip type: Cultural, Family
There's lots to see and do here as well as the beach. Fréjus is a great place to stay while discovering the rest of the Côte D'Azur and the kids won't complain about "another quaint litle village"... read more »
#8/22
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: Nice
The capital of the Côte d’Azur, Nice is one of France’s culinary hot spots, mixing a strong Italian influence with the finest local ingredients... read more »
#9/22
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: Nice
Trip type: Beach, Short Break
Only a two-hour flight from London, Nice is the place to go for a quick taste of the Riviera. From its street life, markets and chic department stores to its new tram system, it is pure French style... read more »
#10/22
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
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Destination: St-Paul-de-Vence
Trip type: Romance, Short Break
For fragrant romance and French style glamour, head to the historic village of Saint Paul de Vence ... read more »
#11/22
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Destination: Cassis
Trip type: Beach, Short Break
Flee the packed beaches of France’s Cote d’Azur and head instead for the secluded coves and warm waters just along the coast near Cassis... read more »
#12/22
Rating:
4
(2 comments)
Destination: Cannes
Trip type: Short Break
Yes, Cannes is best known for its ritzy annual film festival - but for the non-A-listers among us, it makes a great weekend break destination at any time of year... read more »
#13/22
Rating:
4
(2 comments)
Destination: Nice, Biarritz
Trip type: Beach, Short Break
Both Nice and Biarritz promise sea, sensuality and the glint of sun on champagne glasses. So which is it to be for the weekend? French Atlantic or Côte-d’Azur? And which hotels should you book?... read more »
#14/22
Rating:
4
(2 comments)
Destination: Eze
Within striking distance of Nice and Monaco, the mountain-top village of Eze is a quiet refuge with superb views, an old church, flower-decked houses and an exotic garden filled with statues ... read more »
#15/22
Rating:
4.25
(8 comments)
Destination: Nice
With a pumping night life, sociable people and Cannes and Monaco right on the doorstep, Nice is the undiscovered holy grail for the lads' holiday.... read more »
#16/22
Rating:
4
(4 comments)
Juan-les-Pins is nearly a century old - but this glittering resort, together with neighbouring Antibes and the ritzy Cap that connects them, only gets better... read more »
#17/22
Rating:
3
(2 comments)
Destination: Nice, St-Paul-de-Vence
Trip type: Cultural
Beaches and blue sea, great food and wine: that's Nice. But the cultural capital of the South of France also boasts some of the finest art museums in Europe... read more »
#18/22
Rating:
0
(0 comments)
Fancy getting away from it all? Escape to a boutique hotel surrounded by olive groves and overlooking the French Pre-Alps. It's peaceful & secluded but just minutes from Nice and Cannes.... read more »
#19/22
Rating:
0
(0 comments)
Destination: Ste-Maxime
Trip type: Beach, Short Break
Sainte-Maxime is a Riviera bolthole that trumps its brassier cousin St Tropez on all counts… and is friendly to boot... read more »
#20/22
Rating:
0
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Chic pavement cafés, markets bursting with fresh local produce and evocative historic haunts - there is more to the seaside city of Cannes than the summer dazzle... read more »
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