When you visit Cannes, it is the assurance of a unique stay in the heart of the world capital of cinema ... red is the color of the famous international film festival, where celebrities and artists from all over the world meet each year. in May to celebrate the cinema. Blue is the color of the crystal-clear water that binds to the Croisette, this legendary boulevard lined with fine sandy beaches, luxury boutiques and palaces. Discover the magic of Cannes, found nowhere else.
In its beginnings, Cannes was a small Provencal village of fishermen and monks, its history is intimately linked to the history of the Lérins Islands which are the Sainte-Marguerite and Saint-Honorat Islands located a few hundred meters from the shores.
It was only from the 19th century that the city experienced a rise, in particular thanks to a Chancellor of England Lord Henry Brougham and Vaux, who by settling, attracted English and European celebrities. Thus, magnificent secondary residences have been created for their summers on the French Riviera. Like many towns on the French Riviera and thanks to this wealthy population, Cannes is experiencing significant development.
Sunny for more than two thirds of the year, Cannes offers an ideal location to enjoy a paradisiacal panorama of the sea.
It is an ideal environment to live there, starting with the Croisette district where you will find the Palais des Festivals and the Palais des Congrès, as well as many palaces where the biggest French and Hollywood stars stay. The district of La Californie is also legendary, with its large buildings, one of the most famous and chic districts of Cannes.
Your first steps will begin on the Croisette for a sporting morning or simply to admire the landscape on the famous blue chairs bordering the fine sandy beaches.
At lunchtime, enjoy a dish of fresh grilled fish on one of the private beaches by the water that Cannes offers…. After a nap on your deckchair, head to Avenue d'Antibes to discover all the boutiques you want ... from Chanel to Balenciaga ... you will find what you are looking for.
At nightfall, discover the very lively and authentic district of Suquet and its many bars and restaurants which will seduce you where all nationalities mingle happily…. Welcome to Cannes, you are in the most magical of French cities.
Welcome to the Cannes film festivalGlamor and cinema come together for a few days by the sea:
It was in 1946 that the Cannes Film Festival was born and thus became one of the best known and loved festivals in the world. The festival is symbolized by a gold palm which also represents the highest honor. During 12 days in May, gala evenings and competitive cinemas come together, highlighting all the actors in the world of cinema.
Mecca of glamor and chic, the Cannes Film Festival is the event where all the French and international stars are present, each as elegant as the next, during the rise of the red steps.