Nice, the most Italian of the cities on the French Riviera, proudly asserts its Mediterranean ancestry. This rich little city, which enjoys a high standard of living, certainly knows how to attract tourists. Nice not only has a legendary seaside (quite romantic at the end of the afternoon, it must be said), but also a historic centre (Old Nice) where it is pleasant to go for a stroll in the small Medieval-style ...
Nice is one of the most attractive cities in France. Its sometimes unusual climate and architecture make for a happy stay.
Nice's port welcomes amateur yachtsmen who can mingle with the famous 'pointus', traditional fishing boats that are a symbol of the Mediterranean.
Once a fishing port, Nice is now geared more towards pleasure crafts. Fishing is practically inexistent.
What would the city be without its famous 'Promenade des Anglais', or quite simply 'prom'? Visiting this 4 mile long coast road is a rite of passage when in Nice.
A place to meet and mingle, Nice has a strong and famous market tradition thanks to the quality of the fresh produce available.
There are regular ferry services connecting Lyon to Corsica, which is very nearby. Place Cassini, facing the quays, is now called Place de l'Île de Beauté.
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