Journey to the Côte d'Azur
• Travel to the French Riviera
Today we fast forward to the hot July of 2013, when I was at work on the French Riviera, in the very place that strongly praised all sorts of writers and poets.
"Oh, this South Oh, that nice!" - wrote Fyodor Tyutchev, "Only at night in black gauze lights flashing bright - it rushes to Monte - Carlo vehicles of the best brands." - responded enthusiastically Mayakovsky.
Remembering this, I knew that the trip will take place on busy at the same time it was possible to witness the discreet charm of the bourgeoisie in all its glory. Go!
My working route ran in the following places: after arriving at Nice airport, we boarded a sailboat and sailed towards Monaco, one of the smallest countries in the world (after Pitcairn Island and the Vatican). Inside sailboat was very cozy, the staff consisted of Indonesians - almost the best people in the maritime business. Knowing that I was in Bali, and was delighted with the trip, I was on the first day became friends with the crew
Cote d'Azur without yachts - everything is like Paris without the Eiffel Tower. There is almost permanently hang all sorts of rich people, and the type of the yacht can assume someone a fortune. But this is only one side of the medal-rich yet compete in that one machine cooler ..
As in any other part of the world is chock full of Russian, the Russian rich. What am I saying, to fully enjoy your trip to the Côte d'Azur, the procedure will have to fork out.
This is the Cannes Film Festival, is coming here to give birth to a model, actress and a wealthy business-woman, this is where it would be desirable though for a moment into the world of luxury
The next morning we have already sailed to Monaco. The air temperature has risen to a mark of 38 degrees, and I was further fueled the idea that I was in this heat will still need to take pictures throughout the day. I was given a free 2 hour walk around the city, and this chance I immediately took
The port of Monaco. In this heat to all the people handing out free cups of water. Now that's service! I have the elbow was in a world Laksheri
After a relatively nevysotnogo Cannes, Monaco seems to focus skyscrapers. And it is clear, each square meter counts
The coastline for the most part does not allow visitors to wash their loins in the warm water of the Mediterranean - too rocky shore, the waves are too strong
Monaco than that reminded London - here almost every corner of the cell. Even petty crime will not pass here. Meanwhile, up the hill, I opened a beautiful view
Crowd scurrying tourists and other poor souls trying to escape from the heat. In Monaco, everything is very expensive.
In addition doroguschego "Cafe de Paris", Monaco is famous for its Casino - "Casino Royale" - the same, in which the newly James Bond came to lose money. In the game room tour entrance, do not comply with the dress code, entrance is closed
The next item was the city of Saint-Tropez. Alas, I have not had much time to study in detail it, so you will put on display a couple of pictures
One of the most beautiful places is the pier, on which I will gladly walk. Hue water most that neither is a natural
Swim up to Nice
In my opinion, Nitstsa- the most beautiful point of the resort: a long coastline, magnificent landscapes
An attractive architecture
Pleasant discovery turned out to be a Catholic cemetery with a very beautiful, if it is generally appropriate to speak here, tombstones