Once a beloved vacation destination for English aristocratic families, Nice has become today a much more democratic and popular resort.
If you want, you can visit this wonderful city during your trip around Southern France. Nice offers its visitors a wide range of accommodation possibilities. You can choose from luxurious hotels like Le Meridien Nice, nice hotels with reasonable prices, apartments and hostels.
Being the fifth most populous city of France, Nice has many touristic attractions as well. Historical and cultural monuments make a charming «frame» to the beautiful local sea. However, do not expect any reasonable prices from local touristic companies. If you prefer to save money, you should better buy a travel guide beforehand and explore the city on your own.