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10 things to do in the quaint town of Antibes: A Guide

Antibes is an old town between Nice and Cannes. It is very accessible by train or by bus, it is a lovely day trip if you are staying in one of these cities. During my stay in the neighbouring town of Juan Le Pins, I spent a lot of time in Antibes.   If you want to find out more about things to do in the South Of France click here How to get there From Nice take the Cannes train ...
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20 Things to do in the South of France #CotedAzur

The South of France is one of my favourite places to travel to. With so much culture, history, entertainment and fabulous weather you will never be bored. I have been to the south of France a few times on holidays and I always want to return again. Here are 20 things to do when exploring the South of France 1.Have hot chocolate for breakfast There is not a tastier breakfast than the one you get in France. One of my ...
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Juan Les Pins: A forgotten French Sea Side Resort

Juan Les Pins, once the height of fashion in the 1920’s with famous legends such as Coco Chanel, Earnest Hemingway and F Scott Fitzgerald regularly holidaying there. While St Tropez seems to be the go to holiday destination for celebrities nowadays, with white sandy beaches and nice restaurants and bars Juan Les Pins still has much to offer us mere mortals. This town is approximately 30-40 minutes from Nice City and even less if you are coming directly from the ...
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Monaco: A beautiful day trip to this amazing Country

During my travels around the South of France, I decided to go on a day trip to Monaco. This small country is most known for its royalty, Grand Prix and the wealthy people who live there. How to get there It takes about half an hour by train from nice and it’s an enjoyable train ride as you get to view to beautiful coastline along the way. Getting around Monaco Monaco itself is built on a hill so be prepared ...
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The day I got drenched in the beautiful town of St Tropez

While on my recent holiday to the South of France I decided to go on a day trip to St Tropez Along the Cote d’Azur, many towns have boat trips to the neighbouring areas. I thought this was a great idea to take the 1.5-hour boat trip from Juan Les Pins to St Tropez. The Rain Of course being Irish I had decided while packing it will never rain on holidays. I hadn’t even brought a cardigan nor an umbrella with me. When it started to ...
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5 different attractions to visit in Paris

Of course, when you are on holidays in Paris there are some very obvious places to go such as the Eiffel tower, Arc de Triomphe and Notre Dame. However, some of my favourite places are somewhat off the beaten track and amazing places to explore. Ile Saint Louis This is probably my most favourite place to visit in Paris. This little island is in the centre of Paris and feels somewhat untouched by the bustling city around it. If you ...
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Nice in 48 hours: A perfect weekend break

Nice is such a lovely city to visit. While it’s quite a large city it’s easy to get around and just admire the beautiful scenery and architecture. It is a great place to just explore and get lost in the streets of this old city. Being a big city there are so many options to choose from when it comes to accommodation.  I was short on time and didn’t want to spend all day travelling around. I decided to stay ...