Located on the shore of the Mediterranean Sea, Nice takes full advantage of a mild climate, with an annual temperature that never drops below 6 degrees, even in the worst days of winter. Because of this, as a visitor you will be able to enjoy a nice weather all year round. Winters are mild and summers are very hot. August and October can be the ideal months for visiting. In terms of prices, it is better to visit Nice in the autumn and spring, because you will prevent the excessive spending during summer.
Nice is a major tourist center and spa, being called “the capital of Ivory Coast (Côte d’Azur) “. Among the main attractions there are Matisse Museum, the Museum of Fine Arts (located in the Palace Koţebu), palace museum Massena (XVIII-XIX), the old city palace museum Lascaris (XVII) and the Cathedral Saint Fixed (sec. XVII), garden and castle ruins (XI-XVII century), ruins of Roman Cimenelum (including century Roman amphitheater. I-II), Franciscan Convent of Cimiez (XIII-XVII) with a beautiful rose-phoenix botanical garden with the highest emissions in Europe, Opera (XIX), Russian Orthodox Cathedral (XIX th century), etc.
The center of the town is crowded with cafes and terraces, here, find exclusive boutiques and shops. One of the symbols located in the center of Nice is Fountain du Soleil. The most famous of the private palaces of Nice, Palais Lascaris, was built starting in 1657, baroque and Genoa. Honorary grand staircase, decorated with frescoes and luxurious lounges in the scenery competes with Flemish tapestries, furniture and tile collections of seventeenth and eighteenth century. The palace was declared a historical monument in 1946.
Parks Gardens. Like any European metropolis, Nice has many green areas, including parks and gardens. Try, for example, Jardin Botanique de Nice, Parc Carol de Roumanie, Jardin Albert, Phoenix Park (Parc Floral de la Ville de Nice) and Colline du Chateau. In some of these parks during the weekend, you can see couples involved in wedding ceremony or wedding day shooting here. This is happening in the Jardin des Arenes.
Finally, one of the most important museums is the Musée Matisse in Nice, located in a XVII century building in the Villa des Arenes. The museum has a permanent collection of paintings, drawings, prints and sculptures, plus illustrations and photographs of artist books, which makes a visit here totally worthwhile. Therefore, you are advised not to miss it.