Discovering our region THE FRENCH RIVIERA and you will fall under her charm...
This part of the south france will seduce you by the diversity of his landscapes, the sea, the softness of the way of living with its beaches, its palm trees, its luxurious hotels, and the authentic back countryside.
For diving lovers, a diversified and abundant marine life.
For nature lovers, the natural reserve "Mercantour National Park", with his forests, his moors, his prairies, and his protected animal-life, from such spectacular species as the ibex, golden eagle, or the wolf that has naturally returned to the area from Italy, to the smallest, most discreet species of insect, there is a huge variety of fauna in the Mercantour.
But also for the pleasure of the senses, the olive oil, the citrus symbol of the city of Menton, and the perfumes around GRASSE...
The fever of the "NICE Carnival", one of the most beautifu
l in the world, with Giant parades, Carnival parades and parades of lights, elegant batailles de fleurs (flower parades) along the "Promenade des Anglais".
The magic "Lemon Festival" with the golden citrus parade in MENTON and the mimosa festival in MANDELIEU LA NAPOULE...
Its culinary specialities
The olives, the lemons, the anchovies, the sardines, ingredients of base of the Mediterranean kitchen.
Try the "pissaladière", tart whith onion, black olives and anchovies.
The "pistou", the "tapenade" with olives and capers...