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Not Your Usual French Church

     If you venture away from the Promenade des Anglais in Nice, past the Old Town and the train station northwest of the city, you’ll come across the Cathédrale Saint-Nicolas à Nice. This colorful onion-domed church surrounded by beautiful gardens is one … Continue reading

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Nice – Côte d’Azur…

Nice is another of France’s southern cities with ancient origins, rich in ethnic flavors.  Nice is colorful and cosmopolitan, and it’s the capital of the Côte d’Azur, most commonly known as the French Riviera. Not surprisingly, Nice is also one of France’s 5 largest cities. … Continue reading