Interesting places in the Pyrenees and around with Jane Cautch

Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild – one of the most beautiful Renaissance palaces on the Côte d’Azur

Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild, also called Villa Île-de-France, is one of the most beautiful Renaissance palaces on the Côte d’Azur built on a summit of the Cap Ferrat peninsula between 1905 and 1912 in Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat by Baroness Béatrice Ephrussi de Rothschild (1864-1934).

The villa was designed by the French architect Aaron Messiah, and constructed between 1905 …

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Interesting places in the Pyrenees and around with Jane Cautch

Mougins old village and its arts history

Mougins (Fr. Mougins) is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in south-eastern France. Part of French Riviera.

It is located on the heights of Cannes, in the district of Grasse. Tourism is mainly developed in art: gastronomy and artists’ exhibitions (painters and sculptors). Its strategic location makes Mougins a common “crossroads” between the agglomerations of Cannes …

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The cities of the Pyrenees and around with Andrew Morato

Saint-Raphaël has been classified as a health resort since 1914

Saint-Raphaël (fr. Saint-Raphaël) is a commune in the Var department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region in south-eastern France. Part of French Riviera.

The town was classified as a health resort on 15 September 1914. Beaches and business tourism represent an important part of the local economy.

Together with Fréjus they form an urban location known as Fréjus-Saint-Raphaël.

A …

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The cities of the Pyrenees and around with Andrew Morato

Antibes and its heritage

Antibes (fr. Antibes) is a coastal city in the Alpes-Maritimes department of southeastern France, on the Côte d’Azur between Cannes and Nice. Part of French Riviera.

Antibes gave its ancient name, Antipolis, to an important business area, Sophia Antipolis, located in its surroundings (mainly in the town of Valbonne), where research and development companies in the …

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