Saint-Tropez has long been known as the chic spot to see and be seen on the French Riviera. But it’s not only the celebrities and other assorted glitterati that make this once-quiet fishing village so exclusive.
Avignon is arguably the visitor “capital” of Provence, and being down south, it’s mild all year round. So while it may be ideal in summer for consistently gorgeous weather, it shouldn’t be discounted no matter what time of year you come to La Belle France.
One of the coolest things about visiting the French Riviera — and there are many — is that you’re close enough to Italy to pop in for some shopping and lunch before returning to France. In fact, a day trip to Italy from Cannes will have you back for a stroll along La Croisette before dinner in Cannes.
While Monaco is very small, it is full of steep hills. This is where a Monaco Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour is going to help you explore this tiny, stunning country. And once you hear the reasons why, you’ll find it’s the logical choice.
When deciding to come down to the South of France for a vacation, some visitors think that it’s an either/or choice between Provence and the French Riviera. But you can do both! In fact, if you want to base yourself in Aix-en-Provence, a French Riviera day trip is definitely doable.
Monaco is more than just big yachts, fast cars and a glamorous casino. It has a royal history dating back to the 13th century, and today, the royal influence of Monaco can be seen around every corner.