Overview Of The Best Places To Visit While In Cannes

Do you live in France, or are you currently spending your holiday in France, and you are yet to visit one of the most famous resorts in the country? Here is a tip for you.

To make your vacation memorable and very much fun, take a visit to Cannes, the home for the internationally known Cannes Film Festival. A renown centre of attraction with intriguing and captivating scenes, beaches, hills, hotels, restaurants, museums, gardens, etc. I can bet it with you, your holiday will be so splendid.

Here Is A Rich History Of Cannes

Cannes, a city located in France, is a tourist centre in French Riveria (the Mediterranean coast of South Eastern France. It is the host city of the annual Cannes Film Festival and the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity.  Its Boulevard de la Croisette, curving along the coast, is lined with upmarket boutiques, sandy beaches, and magnificent hotels.

The city is widely known all over the world, because it welcomes wealthy people, celebrities and  top people in the world, everyday. Cannes is a place to retire from work and take vacation. Its features include luxury hotels, restaurants, beaches, hills, ports and lounges.

There are many places to visit in Cannes, and few of them include Le Sequet, Palm Beach, La California, Vueux port, Boulevard de la croisette.

Wander Through Le Suquet (The Old Town)

Le Suquet, also known as the old town, is the old quarter of Cannes, that dates back to the Roman times. Le Suquet sits at the top of the hill overlooking Cannes. It is the original region that started as Roman camp. It has now become a centre of attraction for tourists.

Some other features in Le Suquet include,  a clock tower and a church that sits high facing east over the Bay of Cannes and Cannes itself. Going down the region of Le Suquet on Rue Dr. P. Gazagnaire,vis the Marché Forville.

Boulevard De La Croisette

Boulevard de la Croisette is one of the most beautiful streets on the French Riviera in Cannes.  It  is lined with luxurious and fascinating villas, deluxe Belle Epoque hotels, and elegant boutiques.

The Film Festival (Festival De Cannes)

Another Intriguing thing to know about Cannes is that it hosts an international festival which previews new films of all genres, including documentaries, and welcomes great film stars from all around the world. The festival was founded in 1946, it was previously called the International festival.

It is an invite-only festival, that only welcomes celebrities, filmstars and wealthy dignitaries, who have received the invitations. It holds annually, and usually in May, at the Palais des Festivals et des Congrès

The Musée de la Castre

It is a castle that has been existing since the middle age, and it served as a monks’ monastery many years ago.It is a museum rich in 19th century paintings, ancient arts, antiques, and other artefacts.

People visit the Musée de la Castre for its historical relevance, for education, and most importantly, for the fascinating and wide views of the Bay in Cannes, which is very heroic.

The museum also houses different musical instruments that have been collected from around the world over the years. After admiring these ancient objects, you can relax and take beautiful captures at the Mediterranean garden surrounding the castle. It is very conducive and welcoming, with a wide space containing cool breeze.

Hotel Booking

There are numerous hotels you can lodge in at canes. They include Le grand Hotel, Novotel Suite Cannes Centre, Resid Hotel Cannes Festival, Hotel Barrière Le Majestic, and many others. You can book online for any of the hotels that suits you, and check for their services. You can also hire a private chauffeur for a Cannes airport transfert to hotel. There are reputable and reliable services online.

Safe trip and happy relaxation.