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On the coast of Nice, along the Cote d'Azure and flanking the Bay of Angels, lies the Promenade des Anglais, a French Riviera-style "boardwalk" that owes its existence to a group of Victorians. Beginning in the late 18th century, people from England flocked to the coast of Nice for vacations. Early in the 19th century, they took it upon themselves to build a walkway to increase access to the pebbly shore. The town of Nice added to the project, and the resulting walkway was named after the English who conceived the idea. If you're visiting the Promenade des Anglais because you want to spend as much time as possible at the beach, it makes perfect sense to use to locate hotels around Promenade des Anglais, Nice. There's no point in staying far away from your main attraction. On, you can enter the days you'll be in town, and a list of available hotels around Promenade des Anglais is provided for you.

What's Promenade des Anglais, Nice Like?

The views of the Mediterranean are spectacular here, and locals and tourists fill up the promenade from morning to evening, enjoying the scenery and the opportunity to watch their fellow humans at play. The Promenade des Anglais is the place to do all of the normal beach activities tourists and locals love. Sunbathing, jogging, and beachcombing are relaxing pursuits, as are taking romantic seaside strolls and enjoying ice cream refreshments. Skateboards, in-line skates, and bicycles roll around on the promenade next to dogs, strollers, and street performers. There are a number of bars, restaurants, and beach supply shops along the promenade when you want a meal, a souvenir, or a new bathing suit. Bus service along the Promenade is excellent, and you're only minutes away from the many attractions of Old Town Nice when you're ready to soak up some local culture and history.

Tips for Getting Along with Locals in Promenade des Anglais, Nice

Locals call the area "la prom" and they are very gracious and warm. The best way to meet people here is to mosey along the walkway and be friendly. Greet the shopkeepers and cafe owners and look for opportunities to socialize. There are numerous seats set up along the promenade that you are free to use, and you will meet others who are using the beach chairs to catch up on their novels, enjoy snacks, or rest their feet. If staying in Promenade des Anglais is important to you, go ahead and use the booking feature at to reserve your room on the French Riviera as soon as possible.

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