Following our week in Annecy, we headed south by coach, via Avignon, to Villefranche Sur Mer, an historic town between Nice and Monaco on the Côte d’Azur
Villefranche Sur Mer Sculpture by the sea
Enjoying the scenery – Annecy to Ville Franche sur mer
Pondering history – a Kronenbourg, Exile on Main Street and Villa Nellcote straight across the Bay.
A happy man with a half bottle of Chianti not so Classico
Eleanor and a plate of Mediterranean delicacies.
Our Hotel balcony was a hard place to leave.
A quiet little square slowly transformed, by workmen and passing tour groups, to a place of confused chaos, but we pressed on with confidence and determination.
Pathway to the water
Cocteau sculpture near the little church he decorated.
All of life’s luxuries packed into a spare plot of (very expensive) land.
Vive la France
Stacked market boxes
Sweet, fresh and juicy
Old Town, Nice
Butcher shop mascot.
Negresco, Nice – Where Isadora Duncan fell victim to a long scarf and a Bugatti in 1927.
Fantastic Paintings – no photos inside – see it if you are in Antibes