With its Mediterranean climate, a sunshine record annual of 2748 hours, life is sweet in any season in Cannes. There are plenty of reasons to visit Cannes, I have selected a few.
EASY ACCESS At only 1hour and 20minutes from Paris, arrival at Nice airport, Cannes is only 30 minutes by shuttle, taxi, train, all the connections are designed to access Cannes easily. The plus : the winter sport resorts of the Mercantour are at 1hour 30 minutes by car and less than 15 minutes by helicopter. In this regard, I invite you to reread the ticket recounting my experience Sea-Mountain (Mer-Montagne) in 48 hours.
THE EVENTS All year round a cultural events program, Big musical events (NRJ Music Awards, MIDEM, concerts of the program “Sortir à Cannes), festivals, film of course, but also dance with a reputed biennial (from November 20 to 29 this year).
THE FASHION The whole fashion is in Cannes. The haute couture and the luxury ready to wear are all along the Croisette. The major international brands are rue d’Antibes and the perpendicular streets, trademarks of the most trends of ready to wear are in the rue Hoche where you find the most confidential and alternative brands.
THE GASTRONOMY The known Chefs are in Cannes. There are stared and selected establishments selected by the major culinary guides which try to be full of imagination and quality. But also, full of addresses of inventive cuisine around the world.
THE BEACHES AND NAUTICAL ACTIVITIES In Cannes you can enjoy the beach all year round . You can swim easily from May to October and practice kayaking, canoeing, paddle and even the Kyte-surfing and even surfboarding on a windy day, in any season.
The GOLF COURSES Here, the lovers are served; there are many golf courses around Cannes (more than a dozen) and all offer a rich program in tournaments, and events …Find here the Cannes golf courses program. and soon, Golf Passed to be offered by hotels. To be discovered shortly.
THE LERINS ISLANDS Two Islands in front of Cannes, The first, Sainte-Marguerite island offers unspoiled nature on which is located the National Forest Office and the other the Saint-Honorat island, headquarters of the Abbey of Lérins, founded by the monk Saint-Honorat around the year one thousand, rich with its monastery, fortifications, chapel and wine production.
And you… tell me what do you like in Cannes?
A selection of reasons to visit Cannes in any season.