Where can you go in Europe that’s glamorous, beautiful and full of sunshine? It has to be the south of France. The French Riviera is home to some of the Mediterranean’s most striking locations including Cannes and Saint Tropez while luxurious Monaco is also located in this area.
For a luxury break to remember, a visit to the South of France is certainly one for the bucket list.
Go celeb spotting in Cannes
Cannes, home to the famous Cannes Film Festival, is a popular destination with celebrities looking to head to the sunshine and enjoy the glamour. To enjoy an A-list stay, make sure you book luxury apartment rental in Cannes so that you can feel like a star and enjoy a relaxing break. Enjoy a stroll along La Croisette promenade by day, and sip cocktails in the evening at some of Cannes’ best bars. The film festival runs from 8 – 20 May, so there’s still time to book if you’re interested in doing some celeb spotting while you’re there!
Explore the azure waters of Saint Tropez
Saint Tropez is a must-visit location that delivers on all of its promises. Beautiful beaches, stunning views and some fantastic bars and restaurants mean that a trip to Saint Tropez makes for a wonderful escape. There are some amazing things to do during a weekend in Saint Tropez that will help you make the most of this incredible location.
Experience true luxury in Monaco
While a country all on its own, Monaco is located within the region, making it a must for your visit to the South of France. Monaco is a playground for the rich and famous, with casinos, exquisite hotels and plenty of yachts and swanky cars to enjoy looking at. It’s possible to do Monaco on a budget, and being just a short ride away from Nice – you can always stay in Nice’s more affordable hotels and simply travel in. Monaco offers the experience of a lifetime, so make sure you pay it a visit during your trip.
Grab some culture in Antibes
While Antibes also boasts the same stunning scenery as the rest of the Cote D’Azur, it’s also home to a lot of culture. In Antibes, you’ll find some great things to do such as the Picasso Museum and the Absinthe Museum, while the Garoupe Lighthouse also makes for a fascinating visit. Antibes is also home to plenty of great parks and beaches, so if you want to soak up the sun during the summer months, you’ll be spoilt for choice.
After spending a restful, fashionable week in the South of France, you might be bitten by the travel bug that will leave you wanting to explore other glamorous locations in Europe. Milan to Lake Como is another incredible trip to experience that will offer some amazing experiences. Europe has some fantastic destinations that are easy and affordable to get to by train or plane, so make sure you plan some great trips to satisfy your need to explore.