Author(s): Marco Polo
Explore the French Riviera with this handy, pocket-sized, authoritative guide, packed with Insider Tips. Discover boutique hotels, authentic restaurants, the region's trendiest places, and get tips on shopping and what to do on a limited budget. There are plenty of ideas for travel with kids, and a summary of all the festivals and events that take place on the French Riviera. Let Marco Polo show you all this wonderful French region has to offer... The French Riviera is the playground of the jet-setting elite, where the luxury world of the coast, with its palaces, chic harbour fronts set against azure sea contrasts with the tranquil, dramatic landscapes and remote mountain villages found away from the shore. Marco Polo French Riviera takes you along the coast, through three of France's most beautiful departements: Alpes-Maritimes, Var and Alpes-de-Haute-Provence and around Monaco, Nice and Cannes. This is the French Riviera! Your Marco Polo French Riviera Pocket Guide includes:Insider Tips - we show you the hidden gems and little known secrets that offer a real insight into the region from snorkelling in an underwater nature trail, to beautiful hiking tours through breath-taking scenery.Best of - find the best things to do for free, the best `only in' French Riviera experiences, the best things to do if it rains and the best places to relax and spoil yourself.Sightseeing - all of the top sights are organized by area so you can easily plan your stay.Discovery Tours - specially tailored tours that will get you to the heart of the French Riviera. Strap on your boots, hop on a bike or explore by car, here are the best tours that will help you enjoy all of the French Riviera's wonderful scenery and culinary delights.French Riviera in full-colour - Marco Polo Pocket Guide French Riviera includes full-colour photos throughout the guide bringing the region to life offering you a real taste of what you can see and enjoy on your trip.Touring App - new for 2018, you can download any of the Discovery Tours to your smartphone, complete with the detailed route description and map exactly as featured in the guide, free of charge. The maps can be used offline too, so no roaming charges. The perfect navigational tool with distance indicators and landmarks highlighting the correct direction to travel in as well as GPS coordinates along the way. Enjoy stress-free sightseeing and never get lost again! Road Atlas and pull-out map - we've included a detailed road atlas and a handy, pull-out map so you can pop the guide in your bag for a full-on sightseeing day or head out with just the map to enjoy your Discovery Tour.Useful French phrases - the essential words and phrases are included to help you get by.Trust Marco Polo Pocket Guide French Riviera to show you around this glorious region of France. The comprehensive coverage and unique insights will ensure you experience everything the French Riviera has to offer and more. The special tips, personal insights and unusual experiences will help you make the most of your trip - just arrive and enjoy!
Named after the famous Venetian explorer, Marco Polo launched its new series of maps in 2011, and its travel guides in March 2012. The team has many years of expertise in successfully producing and selling cartographic products and travel guides. Marco Polo offers an extensive range of high-quality publications, including travel guides, traditional maps, laminated city and holiday maps, road atlases, and phrasebooks.