The Mistral – the wind that kills
Part of the soulThe Mistral is as fundamental a part of Provence as the sunny …
The story behind the the wash-houses
Almost every French city has a washhouse, but what’s their history in French culture and what started the mass-construction of these in the mid-19th century?
Eat your favorite in the Provencal kitchen of the sun
The cuisine of Provence is based on simple, good and tasty ingredients, which are filled to the brim with sun, summer and salt water.
Pastis – what exactly is it?
What is Pastis and where did it come from. Get behind the cult drink of Provence and get a nice recipe for your next summer holiday Pastis.
Wines from Provence & Côte d’Azur
The classic, world-famous Provence area spreads out nicely, not least with many small villages and a widespread wine production, in one of France’s oldest wine districts.
Hotels in Vence
Here you will find an overview of the hotels in the cozy medieval town of Vence, only a 20-minute drive from Nice airport.
The best coastal walks on the Côte-d’Azur
If you are fascinated by the crystal-clear glittering southern French Mediterranean Sea, then these coastal hiking trails on the Côte-d’Azur are just for you.
Unforgettable boat tours on the Côte d’Azur
Here are 6 of the best boat trips on the Côte d’Azur. Visit Villefranche, St. Tropez, Sainte-Marguerite or an evening trip with a solar-powered boat.
What to do in Nice in one, two or three days?
Here are CityXee’s take on the experiences that will turn your holiday into a true adventure of 1 to 3 days.
Côte d’Azur Event & Festival Calendar 2023
All year round, many interesting and traditional events are held in the cities of the Côte d’Azur. See the overview here.
Excursions on the Côte d’Azur
Côte d’Azur offers a string of excursions in all categories. Here you can both find inspiration and book your upcoming excursions.
Top 20 – Unmissable things to do in Nice, Cannes and Antibes
If you’re looking for top-rated things to do in the most popular cities on the Côte d’Azur, you have come to the right place.
Cap d’Ail lies between the sea and the mountains right next to Monaco. The city benefits from its rich natural and architectural heritage.
Cagnes-sur-Mer is Côte-d’Azur’s own “Kinder egg” – with 3 cities in one! Each district is very different from the others, but interesting in their own way.
Old town Antibes
Old town Antibes or Antipolis, as the city’s founders the Greeks called the city, is known and …
Monaco is a principality located on a stretch of just 3 km on the French Mediterranean coast, just 13 km from Nice. Especially known for its wealthy clientele, luxurious shops…
Vence is a picturesque old cathedral city with a very special appeal, where art and history play a central role.
Known as the city of violets and not least for its dramatic location in the countryside between two large gorges, Tourrettes-sur-Loup welcomes medieval experiences.
Saint-Paul de Vence
It is like stepping into a completely different age and one senses already on arrival in the city that Saint-Paul de Vence is something very special
In addition to the sun, the promenade and the long coastline, it is the city’s intense atmosphere that attracts its visitors. It is clear that Nice is influenced by Italian food art and..
In the lush hinterland of the film city of Cannes, Grasse “hides” behind the mountains at an altitude of 340 meters and yet with a breathtaking view of the nearby Mediterranean.