Nice – a beautiful sunny Riviera city in France draws a lot of crowd every year ! The city is known as “Nice La Belle” meaning – Nice , the beautiful ! The super amazing Mediterranean weather & the gorgeous blue blanket of the sea and super awesome folks will draw you make you forget the world.
One of the chicest city in the world with beautiful sunny beaches, fancy locales, breathtaking views & a delightful cuisine – everything is absolutely mesmerising here !
Here are 5 reasons why you should totally visit Nice!
Amazing Beaches of Nice
The beautiful bay of the angels also known as Baie des Anges is known to be a paradise for beach lovers. The very sunny, pebbly beaches of Nice are a great place to enjoy the sun & go for a swim in the beautiful warm sea. You can also try the reasonably priced private beaches here & sun bathe on the beach chairs and enjoy a crispy bite at the nearby cafes. After dusk, the beaches look turn magnificent.
Beaches to be at : Beaulieu Sur Mer, Centenarie Beach, Villefranche, La Reserve, Magnan Beach
A Delight for Art & Architecture Lovers
Nice is home to the highest number of museums & art galleries in France. Places like Matisee Museum that showcases the work of artist Henri Matisee, Chagall museum that exhibits the work of painter Marc Chagall & Musée d’Art Moderne et d’Art Contemporain are a must visit !
Other than that, you can also visit Palais Lascaris, Monastere de Cimiez, Place Rossetti, Place Garibaldi, Parc forestier du Mont-Boron & St. Nicolas Russian Orthodox Cathedral for a taste of beautiful old architecture. There are many squares like Square Massena that you can’t miss.
Nice is revered for its stunning looks because it cures those sore eyes with some of the most breathtaking views you’ve ever seen. You must take the little train to Parc du Château – a unique & wonderful experience on its own.
From Parc du Châtea,u you will get to enjoy some of the most splendid picture perfect views of Nice ! The view of red tiled roofs, shimmering blue sea & a perfect sea shore are totally that you will fall in love with.
You cannot miss strolling along the Promenade des Anglais, the perfect way to spend your evenings in Nice. Always bustling with passing parades, relaxed travelers, people rollerblading, biking, and jogging, you feel yourself totally pumped when surrounded by such an amazing crowd. Treat yourself at one of the street side cafes to fulfill your day.
Another thing to do is to take a cycle tour around the city. You can also take the amazing Yacht tour to experience Nice in an absolutely mesmerizing way.
Opera houses & Carnival of Nice
Nice is known for its fancy lifestyle & a great way to experience it is by spending an evening at Opéra de Nice – a place to get all dressed up & enjoy a unique evening. It offers operas, ballets & classical concerts – a must visit when in Nice. The marvellous building & amazing performances will surely win your heart.
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Another amazing event of Nice is the Carnival. It happens in the month of February & goes around for about two weeks.The beautiful floats, Flower battle at Promenade des Anglais & evening events at Place Masseba are absolutely mind blowing! It is one of world’s major carnival events & offers great entertainment & a unique experience.
One of things you must do in Nice is to try the unique cuisine that the place has to offer – you won’t be disappointed ! You should definitely try dishes like Socca, Porchetta, Poutine, Niçoise salad, Daube, Farcis Tourte de blettes & Pissaladiere. Definitely try a glass of Provence rosé – a perfect drink for the summer. You can also go in for Bellet Vine, another amazing drink to try.
Where to Eat : La Taca d’Oli, La Merenda, Le Chat Gourmand, La Terrase, L’Escalinada, Lu Fran Calin restaurant & L’Acchiardo
So, this summer, think of no other place because Nice is good!!