Cannes and the French Riviera: Insiders Guide

I would like for all of you to discover the place where I live: it is a magnificent corner of the world which makes-up the dreams of many people. I would like to share with you an insider’s scoop about the emerald French Riviera. More particularly, I would like to discuss with you about tourism and the real estate market of this region, which historically has captured foreigners–notably during the end of the 18th century, the British aristocracy, whom became afterwards European nobility.Why is the French Riviera SO Famous?

Maestic Barrière Sea Sight in Cannes

Majestic Barrière Sea Sight in Cannes

The French Riviera in general and Cannes in particular has become associated with its extravagant galas, its regattas, and its numerous well-organized parties that attract a number of well-off clientele.

Cannes

Cannes

The Film Festival:
The film festival, which is held annually during the second week of May, and a number of conventions are held at the famous seaside theater.

In Cannes, 60% of the clientele are international, of which 50% come from the East. The international clientele are attracted by the magnificent villas overflowing with pools or prestigious apartments located at the Croisette, which is convenitely situated near Palais des Festivales. Thus, one can admire from his or her own terrace the view of the red carpet, the celebrities and the countless photographers trying to capture every move at the Cannes Film Festival.

 

Celebrities during the Cannes Film Festival

Celebrities during the Cannes Film Festival

Transportation to the French Riviera:
The international airport of Nice, called Nice-Côte d’Azur Airport, has daily flights from countless of European capitals, the United States, the Middle East and Russia. The airport is conveniently situated 35 minutes from Cannes and its magnificent beaches made famous by Coco Chanel.

 

Nice Côte d'Azur Aéroport

Nice Côte d’Azur Aéroport

Discovering the Charming Medieval Villages:

Also, it is very interesting to discover countless of picturesque villages and their surroundings (e.g., their little streets or street vendors selling fresh produce) with exceptional views
along the coast.

 

Charming Medieval Village French Riviera

Charming Medieval Village French Riviera

Medieval Village French Riviera

Medieval Village French Riviera

Real Estate in the French Riviera: Today, the decline in real estate prices have not spared the French Riviera; with that said, the market has recovered little by little. The transactions have set out again so it is a good moment to visit us and perhaps invest well in real estate in our beautiful region.

Luxury Real Estate

Luxury Real Estate

 

Luxury Real Estate

Luxury Real Estate

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