Nice, More than Just a Beach
The French Riviera, also called the Côte d’Azur, or Azure Coast, extends from the Italian border to Saint-Tropez. The beautiful coastline and blue water drew artists and writers to the area at the beginning of the 20th century. After WWII, it became a popular tourist area and today is home to many celebrities.
Nice is the largest city in the Côte d’Azur. The beach may be the main attraction, but there is much more to see in the area.
My daughter and I arrived in the late afternoon – or maybe it was early evening. We were tired from the six-hour train ride...