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Nice - Promenade des Anglais

Nice - Promenade des Anglais

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Description

Le plus célèbre bord de mer du monde doit son nom et sa renommée aux premiers touristes d'origine britanniques qui, dès le XIXe siècle venaient passer l'hiver sur la Cote d'Azur ("French Riviera"), pour fuir les hivers rudes et brumeux du Royaume Uni.
18/11/2007
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Nice - Promenade des Anglais
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Sites around Nice - Promenade des Anglais
Flying distances - Direct line

Baie de Cannes

14nm
226°
Cannes bay is located between Pointe de l'Aiguille and Cap de la Croisette, 4 miles ENE, from which the islands "Les Îles de Lerins"  extends up to 2 miles. The E side of the gulf is occupied by the town and port of Cannes well known by it's film festival, where the houses form ...
4 Jul 12

Cap d'Ail - Cap Martin

8.7nm
69°
Le Cap d'Ail marque la séparation entre les baies de Beaulieu et de Monaco. Les abords étant malsains, il faut s'en écarter assez largement.
Le cap Martin est couvert de pins d'où émerge un sémaphore blanc sur les hauteurs.
1 Dec 07

Baie de Beaulieu

5nm
85°
The Presqu'ile de Saint Hospice , 40m high, forms a peninsula which extends E from the center of the E side of the Cap Ferrat promontory. It is surmounted by a chapel and a conspicuous tower Pointe Saint Hospice, located 1.2 miles NE of the Cap Ferrat Light, is the E extremity of ...
16 Dec 07

Rade de Villefranche sur Mer

2.8nm
89°
Rade de Villefranche is entered between Pointe des Sans Culottes, the SE extremity of the Mont Boron promontory, and Pointe Malalongue, the SW extremity of Cap Ferrat, 1 mile SE. The bay extends N for 1.5 miles and offers sheltered anchorage to vessels of any size. It is used by vessels ...
17 Jul 11

Golfe Juan

10nm
220°
Golfe Juan is entered between Cap de la Croisette and Point de l'Ilette, 3.8 miles ENE. This gulf is sheltered from the SW by Iles de Lerins and from the S by shoals and is one of the best roadsteads along this part of the coast. In the approaches to the gulf, the currents are weak ...
17 Jul 11

Port de Nice - Port Lympia

1.6nm
87°
Commercial and yachting port call also Lympia Port.
Day approach: Entrance difficult to identify from sea. Steer the course for 012° on the observation post of Mont Gros up the lighthouse. Skirt end of harbourg wall, leaving the head of the Poudriere mole starboard. Port sheltered ...
28 Mar 12

Port de la Darse

2.6nm
79°
The port Darse S (South Dock) is located on the W side of the bay, S of the Villefranche Citadelle. Tel 04 93 01 70 70 Fax 04 93 76 92 33 500 pl. (<30 m)
29 Mar 12

Port de la Santé

2.8nm
75°
The harbourg of La Sante, on the W coast of the roads to the N of the citadel, shelters fishing boats, and in the southern part of it is a terminal with a landing stage for the launches providing the ferry service for the passenger cruise ships anchored in the roads. 36 berths (<15 ...
13 Nov 10

Anse de l'Espalmador

3.2nm
83°
Zone importante de mouillage surtout avec du vent d'Est. On peut mouiller également- un peu plus au nord: anse Grassuet- au sud: anse de Passable : un peu de sable et beaucoup d'herbiers
17 Oct 14

Port de Saint Jean Cap Ferrat

3.6nm
90°
Small harbour sheltered from all winds. 560 berths
2 Apr 12

Plage de Beaulieu - La Baie des Fourmis

3.5nm
79°
The "Des Fourmis" Bay was, in the past, full of seaweed, disapered today.
13 Nov 07

Phare de Saint Jean Cap Ferrat

3.4nm
106°
71 m high, the range of the light is 38 km.
4 Jul 09
Local Area

Baie des Anges

"La Baie des Anges" = The Bay of Angels is a Mediterranean bay that stretches from the city of Nice, with the Promenade des Anglais  at Cap d'Antibes. Nice-Cote d’Azur Airport in the middle is situated close E of the Var river mouth and is conspicuous at night because of its ...
11 Jul 12

Hyères - Menton

Hyères à Menton ou La Côte d'Azur.La Côte d'Azur est la partie du littoral méditerranéen français qui s'étend d'Hyères ou de Cassis à Menton, à la frontière italienne. La Côte d'Azur couvre donc une partie du département du Var, le département des Alpes-Maritimes dans ...
7 Apr 11

Côte d'Azur - French Riviera

The French Riviera (French: Côte d'Azur, Occitan: Còsta Azzura) is part of France's southeastern coast of the Mediterranean Sea, reaching from Cassis to Menton, at the border with Italy.
14 Jul 11

Méditerranée - Mediterranean

La Méditerranée est reliée à l'océan Atlantique par le détroit de Gibraltar à l'ouest, à la mer de Marmara et à la mer Noire par les Dardanelles et le Bosphore à l'est. Le canal de Suez au sud-est relie la Méditerranée à la mer Rouge.
Îles méditerranéennesLes principales ...
13 Mar 15
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