Tagged: Côte d'Azur

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The diversity of France

France is one of the most popular destinations in Europe. Worldwide, France is famous mainly for Paris. The capital, one of the largest cities in Europe, is thus become the world's one of the most visited cities. Annually one million of visitors who admire the diversity of the city of love. The image of...

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Antibes

Actually we had already "processed" our to-do list for our stay on the Côte d'Azur. So we use the last day for a trip to the small port town of Antibes. Which is not turned out as small as, after all, the city has 74,120 inhabitants. Of this size we were in port...

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Malpasset Dam and Saint-Tropez

Our goal for the day was the beautiful port of Saint-Tropez. Because the access via the coastal road is very time consuming, we drove off from Nice early in the morning. Malpasset Dam On the way to Saint-Tropez we first visited a dam ruin. The Malpasset Dam (French Barrage = dam) was a dam...

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Nice

Once with our rental car, we were the last few days a lot, we wanted to look at the city center of Nice today. As our apartment is situated on a hill above Nice, the journey turned out quite short. Cathedral of Saint Nicholas – Nice First we went to the Cathedral of Saint Nicholas. This is probably the...

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Teardown of the formula 1 circuit in Monaco

With the car it was the morning after Monaco, the second smallest country in the world. The journey from Nice takes depending on traffic about 45 minutes. Above Villefranche-Sur-Mer, we stopped at a viewing platform. From here we had a great view of the bay and there at anchor cruise ship....

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Perfumery visit to Grasse and yachts show in Cannes

After the strenuous and quite long yesterday we slept today first. After a French breakfast we swung us into our rental car and drove to the town of Grasse and then to the coast at Cannes. Perfumery Galimard When you hear the name of Grasse, you think certainly at first...

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Verdon Gorge

The first night in our apartment we had brought quite well behind us because we started very early with our rental car toward Verdon. We thought that only there awaits us breathtaking scenery, but was the trip there just great! Castellane – Starting point for our tour along...