Nice (pronounced like "niece") has an exceptional location. Part of the French Riviera, Nice stretches along France's southeastern coast on the Mediterranean Sea. Enjoying a fine Mediterranean climate and a developed tourist infrastructure, it is little surprise that Nice is one of the country's major destinations.
From the Nice Travel Guide
05 May 2013 - 26 May 2013
The Festival of May takes place every Sunday during May to honour the Earth Goddess and the arrival of Spring. A variety of festivities take place, such as dancing, folklore, inflatables, rides, free events, entertainment for all ages, and speciality dishes from locally sourced ingrediants.
14 July 2013 - 14 July 2013
On this French National Holiday, the traditional French Military Parade will occur, followed by four individually themed parties that simultaneously happen in four different locations along the famous Promenade des Anglais from 9:00pm - 12:30am. Fireworks at 10pm are mind-blowing and go on for 20 minutes.
02 August 2013 - 30 August 2013
This cultural music festival focuses on Mediterranean music, with performances teamed with projections, short films and dance performances. It is held in the beautfiful open air Théâtre de verdure, just off the Promenade des Anglais, which can accommodate up to 3,000 spectators.
we enjoyed our stay very much, a nice and lovely guest house ! would recommand to others in Nice !! ... more
This place was OK, we stayed in the twin room as well as the double and both were quite nice. The twin room is very noisy and if you shut the window to block the noise it is then very hot although the fan goes some way to relieving this. The double was a lot more comfortable to stay in with not as much traffic noise. ... more
at it all. From the edge wall of the town we had terrific views over Nice. We had a coffee at the café at the base of the town, apparently where many famous artists have been, it was a nice and relaxing place. We headed back to Nice and spent the afternoon walking around the shops, it is a very nice ...
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