Place Massena is without a doubt Nice's most famous square, and the most majestic. Surrounded by contrasting greenery of ... More
Place Massena is without a doubt Nice's most famous square, and the most majestic. Surrounded by contrasting greenery of the Albert I and Massena gardens, the imposing red-colored buildings command the eye and demand admiration. During Carnival , the King's float takes pride of place in this very spot. Place Massena is also one of the city's key central points: Vieux-Nice is within easy reach, as well as the sea and the main shopping thoroughfares. You're bound to pass through it at some point!
A building site as I write this but it is going to be so cool when the tramway is completed. It will once again be the real centre of Nice but better than before due to the redevelopment to cater for the new tramway system in Nice.
From Place Massena you can get to everywhere easily by walking, by bus and soon by tram.
Loads of restos and bars and lots of shops on hand.
On the edge of the old town, this pretty square was created at the end of the 18th Century under
the supervision of Antoine Spinelli, who also designed one of the square's most beautiful buildings, the Chapelle du Saint ...
This square recently received a lengthly (and long overdue) restoration process. Today, you see it at its best, with attractive
stone paving in warm colors and a pretty fountain that catches the beautiful bright Mediterranean sunlight. From the top ...
Nice is the perfect place from which to set out on a journey of discovery to the island of Corsica,
otherwise known as the Ile de Beaute, or 'Beautiful Island'. Corsica Ferries provide a means of getting there at ...
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