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Nice is one of the biggest cities along the Mediterranean coast of France and the capital of the Riviera. It certainly buzzes with life. There's an old Italian corner to discover, plus some of the top art galleries of the region, and if you're here in the two weeks before Lent, you're bound to get swept up by the colourful frenzy of the Mardi-Gras carnival.
Promenade des AnglaisThe wonderful Promenade des Anglais is the beating heart of Nice, with stunning views over the famous 'Bay of Angels'. This delightful walkway is lined with cafes and is bustling with locals rollerblading and cycling.
Cours Saleya MarketThe Cours Saleya market in old town Nice is one of the most vibrant you will find on the French Riviera. From beautiful flowers to exotic spices, this market will stimulate all your senses. Monday see's it transform into a wonderful bric-a-brac market.
Matisse MuseumThis 17th century building houses the fascinating works of the famous artist Henri Matisse. The permanent collection is presents the different artistic stages of his life, from his early works right through to the end of his career.
Old TownWith its fabulous shady streets, the old town neighbourhood is a hub of bustling activity. From vibrant markets, boutique shops, cafes and historical buildings, old Nice is a must see. Soak up the atmosphere and stroll around the area's inviting shops.
Saint Nicholas' CathedralThis stunning cathedral was opened in 1912 by Tsar Nicholas II, and is the largest Russian Orthodox Cathedral outside of Russia. St Basil's Cathedral on the Red Square in Moscow is its inspiration.
Notre Dame BasilicaThis is Nice's first modern religious building and the city's largest church. The architectural style is different to most of the Italian baroque style churches in Nice, and houses some of France's finest Medieval masterpieces.