Saint-Paul-de-Vence next to Bed & Breakfast
Saint Paul de Vence is one of the most picturesque villages in Côte d’Azur, french Riviera,
Many artists, writers and painters chose the outstanding setting of St Paul to take up residence here. Leave your car at one of the outside parking and stroll along the cobbled lanes lined with magnificent stone houses of 16th and 18th century. Discover its ancient fountains, its small gardens lovingly decorated with flowery pots, the little shaddy squares, the beautiful porches and sure take some photos !! …Don’t miss to visit the numerous Art galleries and browse the small boutiques. From the ramparts, built on the orders of François 1st, you get a superb view over the surrounding hills and the Mediterranean.
At the entrance of the old village,it’s always a spectacle with petanque players at the coffee square facing the famous restaurant La Colombe d’Or. A 5 minutes walk , the Maeght Foundation celebrates the modern and contemporary art. Exhibitions follow one another.
Visit the yard Giacometti, the labyrinth Miro filled with sculptures and ceramics, the wall mosaics by Chagall and Tal-Coat, the stained glass and the basin by Braque, the fountain by Bury. The chapel of the White Penitents (17th century) decorated by Folon