Travel Blogs from Nice
Left this morning Genora where Christopher Columbus was born, stopping in Pisa...Amazing Leaning Tower...lots of pics. Left Italy Travelling thru over 170 Tunnels thr the mountains. We're going to Monte Carlo tomorrow night for dinner...passed it today with all the yatchs in the Harbour
Have a free day tomorrow..will stroll the beaches on the French Reviere.
Weather has been great since ...
... and here the city's Italian influence really comes through with the cafes, pizzerias and architecture. We enjoyed the many beautiful public squares (even more beautiful, illuminated at night) and the fragrant flower market. Finally a must-do is the short climb up to Castle Hill, where the coast can be seen from above and best appreciated, in all its glory. If heaven exists, for me, it would look something like the Côte d'Azur... (Post by ...
... confused, I have been working really hard to plan this perfectly. But I am human. I must have looked at my booking for my hostel as it saying that I booked Thursday and thought that I needed to book my flight Thursday too, but really I booked Thursday to Friday. So I had to buy a new ticket... BIG BUMMER both on the stress and on my wallet. This plane ended up costing over twice as much as it should have.
This kinda ruined part of the ...
... were super yachts everywhere so we checked them out for a while before heading up to the famous Monte-Carlo casino (Ocean's 12 was filmed here) with Ferraris, Bentleys, Maseratis parked out the front. You can not enter the casino without wearing a full suit and are required to buy-in to the gambling area also. We enjoyed just hanging about outside before making our way back to the bus stop to head back for a swim at Nice. The weather had improved on our return so the ...
... about acquiring little Cosette.
We headed out on foot down the Promenade des Anglais which runs along the shore front of Nice. This promenade is quite wide and is very popular with locals and tourists alike. There are private beach areas set along here which have restaurants or cafes attached to them. Anybody can use these private beaches, provided you pay.
Our intention was to follow a walking tour through the old part of Nice we had in a guide ...
Other places to stay in Nice
Medecin, Nice | 4 star hotelfrom $202
- Fabulous hotel
- Excellent location but beware the extra costs
- EXCELLENT LOCATION!!!!
Fabron, Nice | 4 star hotelfrom $154
- Very good hotel now it's been refurbished
- Nice Hotel
- Nice Hotel, Rip off Taxis.......
Centro Historico, Nice | 5 star hotelfrom $260
- Very nice, shame about the breakfast
- Really perfect, pure luxury
- Brand new hotel, in a perfect location.
Musiciens, Nice | 4 star hotelfrom $131
- Enjoyable stay-value for money
- Forget the breakfast
- Average Hotel - 3 star more realistic
Centre Ville, Nice | 4 star hotelfrom $119
Cimiez, Nice | 3 star hotelfrom $120
Liberti - Albert 1er, Nice | 4 star hotelfrom $143
- Very happy hour or two
- Classic rooms are not so nice
- Not Up To Standard
Liberti - Albert 1er, Nice | 4 star hotelfrom $130
- Very nice hotel
- Great staff
Centro Historico, Nice | 4 star hotelfrom $122
- Great Location....Poor Value
- Don't pick this hotel if you want a good night's sleep
Gambetta, Nice | 4 star hotelfrom $174
- Overpriced arrogance
- Not quite on the Promenade
- Great Stay!
Arenas, Nice | 3 star hotelfrom $96
Arenas, Nice | 4 star hotelfrom $96
Centro Historico, Nice | 4 star hotelfrom $148
- Not EVEN four stars!
- Appalling service on reception
- Excellent location - not up to 4 star
Centro Historico, Nice | 3 star hotelfrom $145
- Hot and Impersonal
- The best location
- Pretty good place
Centro Historico, Nice | 4 star hotelfrom $236
- What a dissappointment!
- Viva La Negresco
- Nix the Negresco
Centro Historico, Nice | 2 star hotelfrom $152
- Horrid Hotel would never return
- Happy with our choice
Le Port, Nice | 2 star hotelfrom $67
Centro Historico, Nice | 3 star hotelfrom $119
Le Port, Nice | 2 star hotelfrom $76
Baumettes, Nice | 2 star hotelfrom $74
- Great Price for real modern facilities
- Fun for the family
- Très bon!
Centro Historico, Nice | 4 star hotelfrom $186
- Not as nice as I expected
- Not very pleasant at all !
- Cozy room with great view
Carabacel, Nice | 4 star hotelfrom $121
Arenas, Nice | 4 star hotelfrom $120
Arenas, Nice | 1 star hotelfrom $57
Centro Historico, Nice | 3 star hotelfrom $81
- Great value and location
- Good Value in Nice
- ABove Standard 2 * Hotel
Centro Historico, Nice | 5 star hotelfrom $238