French Cote d'Azur is in the southernregion of the country. They stretch along the southeast side of the Mediterranean Sea. Azure coasts are magical places that managed to combine everything: magnificent landscapes, beautiful climate, the sea and the best hotels. And, of course, there is a wide variety of entertainment that are suitable for both young tourists and couples who have lived together for many, many years, and for the smallest generation.
Rest on the azure coast on a pocket, as a rule, only provided to people who come here for loud festivities and discos, casinos and restaurants.
You can get here by high-speed train, which runs 3-4 times daily from Paris to every resort city. Typically, the journey takes approximately 5-6 hours.
At most resorts: in Antibes, Saint-Tropez, Cannes and Juan-les-Pins - beaches are sandy, but in Nice and other recreation areas - pebbly.
All of them are at the disposal of the authorities, thereforethe entrance is free. On municipal beaches there is no equipment for recreation and there are always a lot of people. But quite often they are rented to hotels or rich people. In this case, the entrance to the beach can cost about 20 EUR per day. The price for one ticket includes payment for the use of a mattress, sunbed, umbrella and shower. However, not everything is so sad. Most 4-star hotels are ready to offer their clients a 50% discount on the entrance.
As a rule, the beaches here are not very wide. Even in the capital of these places, namely in the city of Nice, the azure coast reaches only 30-40 m.
Almost every hotel has a high levelservice. In each room without fail there is air conditioning, but the pool in hotels, unfortunately, is a rarity. Its presence can not boast even some 4-star hotels.
But the Azure coast is rich not only in restaurantsor a casino. Here, as in every normal country, there are attractions. Due to the small distances between resort towns, tourists can easily visit all the interesting sites. If you want, you can take the car and quickly drive to neighboring Italy and take a walk there, visit San Remo or Genoa.
However, let's go back to the Azure Shores andlet's talk about their own sights. Each tourist will be interested to get acquainted with the old town of Eze, go to Beaulieu sur Mer or Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, organize an excursion to Marineland, where you can ride on water slides or sea waves, look at dolphins and killer whales, and Check your own nervous system by walking along the seabed with the sharks.
But if you do not want extreme, it's bettergo to Saint-Paul-de-Vence. This is an ancient city-fortress, where is the world-famous hotel "Golden Dove". This hotel is a real gallery where you can see pictures of all the famous artists who have ever stayed here. Next to it is the Museum of Musical Instruments, built in 1750. It is very interesting to take a walk also around the Mayekh Foundation complex, where moving sculptures are collected.