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Travel Blogs from Nice
... to go to Monaco that evening! - the bus took us all together around late arvo to Monaco and the views out over the coastline as we drove were pretty fantastic! - as we neared the border, Ash told us that we all had to give our passports to the left side of the bus and that the people on that side had to hold them up against the window because at the border they will use cameras to record our passports.... A cruel prank.... But hilarious :) we all decided ...
... on the
beach left me tired, tan, and ready to head home to Toulouse.
This last few days in Toulouse have
been pretty rainy, and full of work. I got fully prepared to leave, closing my
bank account, arranging trains, and stays. Finishing Game of Thrones gave me
some much-needed rest before my next traveling adventure. I will miss the late
night sunsets, watching the airbus plane’s jet over thee garonne, and ...
... the next few days) and various other shops.
By 5:30 we decided to get the bus back to our stop on the Promenade, buy some fruit (& we ended up with a 'match' for dessert and 2 macarons as well from the boulangerie) for dinner and head home. Washing awaits and diary writing, etc
We are amazed at how the cars are parked here. They are in such small spaces with barely 3 cms between front and back, some are even touching. They are also often parked almost around ...
Then - St. Maxime is about an hour and a half west if nice along the Mediterranean coast. It's situated between Nice and Marseille. This was the sight chosen for Operation Dragoon. The 45th would make its 4th and final amphibious assault on Europe here. Boats pulled in near where the beach and harbor meet on the sandy shore. The Thunderbirds didn't meet near ...
... made plans to return to the South of France for a cycling holiday to visit vineyards, lavendar fields and little villages, possibly when the Corse de Lavande is on or the Foire so that we will get to experience a bit of festivity too! Nice, swimming in the French Riviera and getting a chance to speak French, was enough to temporarily satisfy my appetite for France, but whet it for furture plans!! Definitely, a Nice Time was Had in Nice.
Other places to stay in Nice
Medecin, Nice | 4 star hotelfrom $287
- Fabulous hotel
- Excellent location but beware the extra costs
- EXCELLENT LOCATION!!!!
Fabron, Nice | 4 star hotelfrom $250
- Very good hotel now it's been refurbished
- Nice Hotel
- Nice Hotel, Rip off Taxis.......
Centro Historico, Nice | 5 star hotelfrom $356
- Very nice, shame about the breakfast
- Really perfect, pure luxury
- Brand new hotel, in a perfect location.
Musiciens, Nice | 4 star hotelfrom $181
- Enjoyable stay-value for money
- Forget the breakfast
- Average Hotel - 3 star more realistic
Centre Ville, Nice | 4 star hotelfrom $152
Cimiez, Nice | 3 star hotelfrom $134
Liberti - Albert 1er, Nice | 4 star hotelfrom $190
- Very happy hour or two
- Classic rooms are not so nice
- Not Up To Standard
Liberti - Albert 1er, Nice | 4 star hotelfrom $177
- Very nice hotel
- Great staff
Centro Historico, Nice | 4 star hotelfrom $157
- Great Location....Poor Value
- Don't pick this hotel if you want a good night's sleep
Gambetta, Nice | 4 star hotelfrom $235
- Overpriced arrogance
- Not quite on the Promenade
- Great Stay!
Arenas, Nice | 3 star hotelfrom $108
Arenas, Nice | 4 star hotelfrom $126
Centro Historico, Nice | 4 star hotelfrom $186
- Not EVEN four stars!
- Appalling service on reception
- Excellent location - not up to 4 star
Centro Historico, Nice | 3 star hotelfrom $188
- Hot and Impersonal
- The best location
- Pretty good place
Centro Historico, Nice | 4 star hotelfrom $310
- What a dissappointment!
- Viva La Negresco
- Nix the Negresco
Centro Historico, Nice | 2 star hotelfrom $209
- Horrid Hotel would never return
- Happy with our choice
Le Port, Nice | 2 star hotelfrom $73
Centro Historico, Nice | 3 star hotelfrom $163
Le Port, Nice | 2 star hotelfrom $90
Baumettes, Nice | 2 star hotelfrom $87
- Great Price for real modern facilities
- Fun for the family
- Très bon!
Centro Historico, Nice | 4 star hotelfrom $210
- Not as nice as I expected
- Not very pleasant at all !
- Cozy room with great view
Carabacel, Nice | 4 star hotelfrom $168
Arenas, Nice | 4 star hotelfrom $142
Arenas, Nice | 1 star hotelfrom $64
Centro Historico, Nice | 3 star hotelfrom $115
- Great value and location
- Good Value in Nice
- ABove Standard 2 * Hotel
Centro Historico, Nice | 5 star hotelfrom $296