If you're someone who likes quiet surroundings and moments spent in peaceful contemplation, then come for a stroll on the ... More
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If you're someone who likes quiet surroundings and moments spent in peaceful contemplation, then come for a stroll on the sea wall that leads to Nice's lighthouse. The stones take on a dazzling white appearance under the sun's rays and the light playing on the waves makes the sea glisten and sparkle with a brilliance that makes it a dancing blur before your eyes. Listen to the lapping of the water against the Pains de Savon (literally: blocks of soap), the enormous stones put in place to protect the sea wall. Here, silent fishermen - sometimes snoozing - wait for the fish to bite, while other people sunbathe - except when the sea is rough when you may get showered in sea spray! This refreshingly simple walk right in the heart of the city will do your senses the power of good!
When the ships are in port this spot has a geat view back into the port and the surrounding mountains. It only takes a few minutes to walk out and is well worth it before you head over to the promenade
This is the ideal place to take a break and unwind before continuing a tour of the city. It is
a haven of tranquillity with a large lawn, fountains, pine and palm trees, and inviting blue chairs, perfectly placed ...
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 ...
The parkland extends over the hill of the chic residential Cimiez district, presenting a different panorama at every turn. It
includes a charming olive grove, Roman amphitheaters and a monastery garden, which together make up a rambling paradise. The ...
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