Cannes has linked its name to the film world in 1946, a long sequence shot that lasts for 70 years, a romance on the big screen in front of the whole world. The 7th art offers in this former fishing village, exceptional visibility, a close up of a natural and cultural heritage of great wealth. Zoom in on the must see places of a star who managed all his facelifts.
The Croisette ...
The old way of Little Cross became the most famous promenade of the French Riviera, the Croisette. With its palm trees, luxury hotels, luxury shops and its sumptuous Art Deco buildings, the boulevard opens a turquoise traveling over the Bay of Cannes and the moles, the Lerins Islands. Eternity maritime décor and posterity of the great cinema. Actors and directors have frozen their footprints on the Way of the Stars to the Palais des Festivals and the Pompidou Esplanade.
A Cross of the guards ...
The DNA of a famous seaside resort? The beach. Private all urban beaches, Cannes prefer the public beaches, some along the Croisette, others Boulevard du Midi. To stroll in a typical Provencal atmosphere towards the Avenues of Liberty, with its daily flower market and the flea market on weekends. Scents and colors always with the beautiful forest park of Croix des Gardes and its 20km of marked trails.
Through the Suquet
After the green lung, the historical heart. It beats the Suquet the oldest part of Cannes. He held the most cinematic panorama of the city, which begins Quai Saint-Pierre in the Old Port.