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Blog, France, Villefranche-sur-Mer

Day Trips from Nice: Villefranche Sur Mer

February 22, 2019
Villefranche-sur-Mer, France
It’s our last day in the South of France and we couldn’t have chosen a better place to spend our last hours here other than the beautiful Villefranche Sur Mer. It’s only about 20 minutes drive from Nice so we won’t be stressed going back to the airport. Our flight departs late in the afternoon so we had the whole day to spend in this beautiful coastal village. After checking out of our hote

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Blog, France, Moustiers Sainte Marie

Day Trips from Nice: Moustiers Sainte Marie

February 15, 2019
Moustiers-Sainte-Anne, France
One of the many things that I love about The Greek Mister is he loves to travel as much as I do and his favorite mode of travel is driving. If the option of driving is available and time is on our side, he will prefer it more than any other mode of transportation. The longer the drive, the better it is for him. So when I told him that there’s a place called Moustiers Sainte Marie that I’d like to visit

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Blog, France, Valbonne

Day Trips from Nice: Chasing Some Sunshine in Valbonne

February 8, 2019
Valbonne, France
After exploring the beautiful Tourrettes-sur-Loup, we drove towards Gourdon with only one thing in mind – to have a meal or a drink in a restaurant in the middle of the square where sunlight is abundant. I remember it from our previous visit in this area but to our dismay, that restaurant was nowhere to be found. I was disappointed and also concerned as we’re running out of time before the sun finally s

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Blog, France, Tourrettes-sur-Loup

Wander Around The Picturesque Tourrettes-Sur-Loup.

February 1, 2019
Tourrettes-sur-Loup, Nice, France
“It looks more real than the other.” The Greek Mister said as our visit to Tourrettes-sur-Loup draws to an end. He meant that this village looks more like a normal village compared to the fairy tale-sque St Paul de Vence which we visited prior to here. While I wouldn’t say that one is prettier than the other, Tourrettes-sur-Loup does have its advantage of not being high on the tourist route –

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Blog, France, Saint Paul de Vence

Day Trip To Saint Paul de Vence, The Artists’ Village

January 25, 2019
St Paul de Vence
Just a stone’s throw away from Nice lies another gem of this region, the fortified hilltop Medieval village of Saint Paul de Vence. It easily became my favorite village among all the villages around Nice when I first visited it in 2009 and just the same, I fell in love with it all over again during our visit last month. Due to its popularity among tourists who’d like to get a glimpse of its enigmatic

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Blog, Eze, France

Exploring The Beautiful Medieval Village of Eze, France

January 11, 2019
Eze, France
The French Riviera is blessed with numerous medieval villages but Eze is at the top of my list to go back to on my recent trip with The Greek Mister. I fell deeply in love with it the first time I was there and I wanted my husband to experience the same. Eze is a mere 25-minute drive from Nice, I went there the first time by joining a group tour – constrained in time, I was unable to enjoy it as much as I wo

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