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Castle Hill, Nice, Côte dAzur 1. Fast TGV trains pass through these places. The trip by train would be convenient and cost-saving. The cost of tickets depends on several factors, including the time of the trip. You can buy the cheapest tickets for the evening and night trains.
2. It is very convenient to travel the region by car, and not just because of its high-quality roads. Many roadways lay in incredibly beautiful natural places, so the usual trip can turn into a fascinating tour.
3. Despite the fact that all beaches of the Cote d'Azur are municipal, they can be rented by some hotel complexes or private individuals. The entrance fee is usually about 20 euros per person per day. Budget travelers don’t have to worry, as there will always be free beaches next to rented ones.
4. Not at all beaches have free equipment. Those who are used to relax and sunbathe in the best possible conditions are advised to visit numerous rental centers; there are lots of them in the coastal zone.
5. Travelers arriving Cannes for the first time should definitely look into the local tourist center; it is considered one of the best in the region. The office is located next to the Palais des Festivals; there you can find a huge number of colorful brochures describing sights and the most detailed maps of the city. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
6. Fans of shopping are recommended to visit Nice in the second half of July, as there are crazy sales in local shopping malls. They continue until early August; at the end of the season discounts on high-quality and stylish items can reach 70 %.
7. Tourists who are planning a vacation in Nice and want to spend a lot of time on the coast should definitely buy a special pair of beach slippers. The fact is that there is pebble on all local beaches that gives a lot of inconvenience.
Cannes, Marseille and Nice can boast hundreds of accommodation places for every taste, as there are about 5,000 different hotels in the region. Some of them are considered local attractions; … Open
8. The Cote d' Azur features the well-developed public transport system. You can comfortably travel by buses. Another popular mode of transport is tram. It would be very profitable to buy special tickets; 7-day ticket will cost about 15 euros.
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What to visit being in Provence - Cote d’Azur - unique sights

Pont Gustave-Flaubert

From the series “The Most Unusual and Strange Bridges on Earth”
The unique design features enable the traffic of ships of various sizes - from tiny cruise ships to large sailing boats on Seine, which travel annually at various festivals along the river. The bridge is reared at least 30 times a year. Apart from the motorway, there is a special path for cyclists and pedestrians on it. The remarkable bridge was opened in 2008, a few days before the start of the traditional sailing regatta 'Rouen Armada'. … Read further

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