Nice is a beautiful place to visit. It is located on the French Riviera and offers stunning beaches, fantastic bars and restaurants, incredible views, and a rich culture. Before indulging in the reasons, we should say that if you want to enjoy Nice 100% it is better to take private tours Nice France, as you would be able to explore every nook and corner through it. So here are the top 10 reasons you should go.
Eat Socca France’s Chickpea Pancake
Socca, a local fast-food restaurant, is made in copper pans at a high heat. To make crispy pancakes, you need to combine chickpea flour with olive oil, water and chickpea flour. It is a regional delicacy and it costs around EUR3 or EUR4. If you’re looking for something to eat while on the move, you can visit Rene Socca and Lou Pilha Leva. You can also make it at home with this recipe from Yotam Ottolenghi.
Walking in the Footsteps of the Romans
In the 1st century, the Romans established the city of Cemenelum. The remains of this building are now part Cimiez. The Museum of Archeology has both a thermal bath and an amphitheater. Take a stroll around the park and enjoy a picnic.
Lounge at the Beach
Nice offers a great selection of private and public beaches. You can either head to the beaches of La Reserve or Coco Beach, or the private beaches of Villefranche-sur-Mer. You can relax on the beautiful private beaches and order your drink while sitting on a comfortable sunbed. The Castel Beach and Ruhl Beach are popular choices for families.
Admire Architecture of La Belle Epoque
It was a period in French history that occurred between 1870, when France was at the Franco and Prussion War, and 1914 when it became the First World War. This was a time when France experienced many changes culturally and socially. This was a time of optimism, where anything was possible. This period’s architecture reflects that optimism, with its grand boulevards and beautiful homes. You can find Boulevard de Cimiez the Grand Hotel built in 1908, The Majestic Hotel and Queen Victoria’s favorite, the Excelsior Regina Palace.
Enjoy the Panoramic Views
You can enjoy stunning views of Nice and the surrounding area from a few places around the city. After climbing the stairs or taking the lift, you can enjoy a picnic at Castle Hill. You can also take a walk through the beautiful greenery at Mont Boron, which is just outside of town.
Explore Cobbled Streets and Amazing Buildings
Nice is known for its cobbled streets in Old Town and the Old Port. Take a walk through the streets and enjoy a cup of coffee, window shopping and a cup of tea.
Get Lost in Some Amazing Art
Nice has been blessed enough to be home to many great painters, and Matisse and Chagall are among the most admired. Visit the Musee Matisse in Matisse’s villa. It contains a beautiful selection of his work, and it is Matisse’s home for fifty years. This gives them a fascinating insight into him and his work. Marc Chagall is well-known for his interpretation of the Old Testament. This museum was dedicated to him. Some of his stained glass windows are beautiful. There is also an amphitheatre that hosts concerts.