Walking Nice, France – OLD TOWN with Bustling Narrow Streets

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Walking Nice, France – OLD TOWN with Bustling Narrow Streets

Hello Walkers! 😀 Welcome to beautiful Nice, France 🇫🇷 We’re on PLACE CHARLES FÉLIX, looking west towards Cours Saleya Flower Market Palais Caïs de Pierlas – stunning yellow building built in 1782 RUE JULES GILLY Chapel of the Most Holy Trinity and the Shroud of Nice belongs to the order of the Red Penitents of Nice (Penitents Rouges) The Centre du Patrimoine aka the Heritage centre a great place to learn about the history of Nice and the Provence region It’s a Sunday early afternoon in July 2019 with the temperature currently 30°C/86°F and we’re heading north-northeast RUE BARILLERIE RUE DE LA POISSONNERIE Church of St Rita of Nice – Church of the Annunciation (left) Baroque church from the 1600s featuring an ornate interior with marble, frescoes and six sided chapels RUE DE LA PRÉFECTURE Stone artefacts belonging to the church RUE SAINTE-REPARATE

PLACE ROSSETTI is a pedestrianised square in the heart of the old town offering a range of alfresco dining Fountain with stone monolith Cathedral of St. Reparata (Nice Cathedral) 17th-century Baroque cathedral housing paintings, three organs, and an altar with the remains of St Reparata, the patron saint of Nice Bell tower of Nice Cathedral with First World War Memorial RUE MASCOINAT RUE CENTRALE PLACE CENTRALE RUE DU COLLET

RUE DE LA BOUCHERIE Porte Fausse (False Gate) is a gate with steps down to the Old Town featuring a few marble types, gold ceiling and the Porte Fausse fountain RUE DU MARCHÉ View up the steps of Descente du Marché PLACE DU PALAIS DE JUSTICE Rusca barracks with 1718 municipal clock tower Fountain at Place du Palais de Justice

Palais de Justice (City Courthouse) built from 1890-1892 on the site of the former Dominican convent RUE LOUIS GASSIN View east along Cours Saleya RUE SAINT-FRANÇOIS DE PAULE ‘Dancing’ street performers with instruments Opéra Nice Côte d’Azur is a landmark 1885 performing arts venue with an opulent interior showcasing opera, ballet and music Hôtel de Ville de Nice

built in 1730, and since 1860 has been used as the Town Hall View south towards Esplanade Georges Pompidou with ‘Nine Oblique Lines’ sculpture behind and the sea beyond that! RUE DE L’OPÉRA Our walk is coming to an end soon 😞 So please smash the LIKE button 👍 SHARE the video with friends on social media and leave a thoughtful COMMENT down below Don’t forget to SUBSCRIBE for more videos (if you haven’t already) and tap the bell icon to be notified when I post new videos 🔔 PLACE MASSENA Fountain of the Sun with five bronze sculptures in the basin and an impressive marble Apollo in the centre So until next time, bye for now! 😘