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Rayol-Canadel in France: large creeks in green landscape

Rayol-Canadel in France: large creeks in green landscape

Rayol-Canadel in France: large creeks in green landscape The small seaside town of Rayol-Canadel is located in the south of France (Var department), in the heart of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur and in the Gulf of St Tropez. This place, famous for its beautiful landscapes and relaxed lifestyle, is a popular destination with crystal-clear water and wooded hills. Canadel Pass, which is also the town’s highest point, arguably offers one of the most beautiful views of the coast of the Golden Islands. It is the perfect destination for ...

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Cannes: the chic of the French Riviera

Cannes: the chic of the French Riviera

Cannes: the chic of the French Riviera Mentionning Cannes is to imagine a red carpet to the famous Palais des Festivals, enjoy the beauty of the French Riviera, strolling along the Croisette or enjoy the sandy beaches. Cannes: between cinema and Culture With its small flowered streets and its picturesque charm, Cannes is an essential step on the French Riviera. Situated between Monaco and Saint-Tropez, protected by the Esterel, it offers many beaches and an uncommon elegance that captivates thousands of tourists each ...

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Alpes Maritimes: sand and pebble beaches depending on the area

Alpes Maritimes: sand and pebble beaches depending on the area

To choose the right beach in the Alpes Maritimes in France There is an alternation of sand, pebble and gravel beaches in the Alpes Maritimes. We offer an overview of the various seaside resorts to best choose your next destination and make the most of the beaches of the Alpes Maritimes. Map of the Alpes Maritimes beaches with sand, pebble or gravel East of the Alpes-Maritimes: sand beaches There are sand beaches from the Var after the Esterel Mountains (beach with red pebbles),on the first part of the Alpes ...

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The most important seaside resorts around Caen

The most important seaside resorts around Caen

The most famous seaside resorts around Caen in Normandy Many seaside resorts share the spot on the Normandy coast around Caen. In fact, the 120 kilometers who compose the Calvados coast in Normandy shelter many seaside resorts, from the most famous to the most discreet, but nevertheless no less interesting. We find, among the most important, the must-see seaside resorts of Deauville, Cabourg and Ouistreham. Deauville : chic to the normande Deauville : a very Norman style Let’s go to meet Deauville that 50 km ...

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Saint-Raphaël: a seaside destination at the foot of the Estérel

Saint-Raphaël: a seaside destination at the foot of the Estérel

Saint-Raphaël in the Var : a seaside destination at the foot of the Estérel A famous resort of the Var, located at the foot of the Massif de l'Esterel, Saint-Raphael seems to have everything to attract visitors! Thirty beaches (counting the beaches of Agay), areas with diverse and beautiful monuments, the city is full of treasures just waiting to be discovered. Things to see in St Raphaël View of the centre of St Raphaël from the beach This city of the French Riviera has remained typical and authentic. Every day, in ...

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What to visit in Cap Corse

What to visit in Cap Corse

What to visit in Cap Corse The peninsula of Cap Corse is located northeast of the Island of Beauty, and covers an area of 40 kilometres. It is bordered by the mountains of Serra, which altitude reaches almost 1,400 meters and which have eight peaks exceeding 1,000 meters. Its coastline is split and the small beaches of Cap Corse are nestled in coves that one can see from the ledge where the views are unforgettable. The one nicknamed the island within the island or the finger of Corsica is a special place, marked by small ...

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Châtelaillon-Plage: one of the most beautiful beaches

Châtelaillon-Plage: one of the most beautiful beaches

Châtelaillon-Plage : one of the most beautiful beaches in the vicinity of La Rochelle Châtelaillon-Plage is a seaside resort located in the department of Charente-Maritime, in the center of the Atlantic coast and is part of the « New Aquitaine » region. It is a small town that combines the retro charm of a « Belle Epoque » style and a great modernity. The large beach of Châtelaillon Châtelaillon-Beach was built in the late 19th century, north of the village « Les Boucholeurs ». It was born from the period of the « Baths ...

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Fouras : an ideal location to discover the islands of Charente-Maritime

Fouras : an ideal location to discover the islands of Charente-Maritime

Fouras : an ideal location to discover the islands of Charente-Maritime Small seaside village located in Charente-Maritime, Fouras enjoys a privileged location on the French Atlantic coast, between La Rochelle and Royan in front of the beautiful island of Aix ! Map of Fouras with the three main cities of Charente-Maritime Very family, the city belongs to the territories of « Rochefort Ocean, the country of Fort-Boyard ». Fortified and surrounded by moats several centuries ago to prevent the passage of the enemy through ...

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Corsica: how to choose your destination?

Corsica: how to choose your destination?

Corsica : East or West Coast The west coast of Corsica Ajaccio : an authentic harbor The gulf of Ajaccio is a superb body of water in beautiful turquoise blue. Translucent, we can see fish, especially at the coves where boaters like to stop for a few hours. The mountains covered with vegetation contrast with Meditarranean Sea and white sand.  The beach of Saint-François is a few steps away from the city center of Ajaccio. The citadel of Ajaccio is comfortably installed on the beach. We can enjoy the latter since the ...

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La Baule and neighbouring resorts

La Baule and neighbouring resorts

La Baule and neighbouring resorts From the Brittany beaches to the coast of the Loire-Atlantique, here is where you can find the “Côte Sauvage”, a true natural wonder composed of peaks, cliffs, secret coves and legendary caves. Map of the “Côte sauvage” in Loire-Atlantique and the neighbouring resorts of ”La Baule” It includes the resort of Pouliguen with its vibrant port. Located near the salt marshes, the resort whose name means “little white hole” in reference to the salt trade that is widely practiced here since the ...

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