Successively Ligurian, Greek and Roman, Nice became french only in 1860! It is a city that may well boast of exceptional wealth in its culture, architecture, creativity and cuisine.
Tourism has enabled the city’s development and has shaped it as it is today
A city of history and tradition, the fiercest local will tell you they are Nicoise before they are French! This ‘Nissart’ – or Nissartitude! – permeates the life of the city and gives it its unique spirit.