Something for everyone at Port La Darse, Beautiful scenery, boat hire, ship repairs, cafe, restaurant and Hotel and great public facilities For showers, changing and toilets. Parking very limited but available up the hill in the old Fort.
During our recent trip we visited Marseille, Cassis, La Ciota, St Tropez, Monaco and Villefranche-sur-Mer. Personally I love Villefranche-sur-Mer the most because of the scenery and great restaurants.
Villefranche-sur-mer seemed like it was off the beaten track. Lovely town, great views, good food, nice beach, fabulous yachts. What more could you ask for except short and inexpensive bus ride from Nice: cost 1.5 euro!!!
My husband is a sailing captain and loves boats so we particularly enjoyed the Old Harbor. He is always happy to be around water and harbors. Beautiful and relaxing views so we spent some time here.
We were at a market in Nice and I read a flyer about a celebration the night before Bastille day at the Harbor. We sat on the stone steps of the harbor just before it was getting dark and within an hour, the beach promenade area was filled with people. At first one or two boats started circling around the... 更多
We walked around the Citadelle and along the pathway. At several points it was difficult to know if the path actually continued. The amount of construction in that area was a bit of an eyesore to what would normally be a quaint area. Do continue on and try and find the Coastal path that takes you to Nice...it is stunning!!
I took a day trip from Nice on the bus line (very easy & cheap to use- 1.50 Euro each way) to Villefranche-Sur-Mer for the Sunday flea market in the 1st week of April. The weather was gorgeous and we scored a couch seat on the waterfront of a restaurant for a drink (La Dolce Vita?). I could have sat... 更多