|La Cote d'Azur|
It is a long flight from Asia – 12 hours direct trip from Ho Chi Minh City to Paris. I always have high expectation that trip to France will improve my French. During flight, I watched many films and I changed the language to French - J
|Air France is about to touch down.... Bonjour Paris!|
Voilà! I arrived safely before 6 am at Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris. As it is named after the French great man they call The General, it is a huge airport. I had to make the best use of one hour transit to get out of the plane, find the next gate and walk in jetlag...
An hour trip from Paris to Nice, I was accompanied by a clear blue sky that I could peep through the window. Beautiful!
I heard people saying that Nice is a destination for the couples. #wink #wink
All seemed friendly; the clear blue sky, sun, breeze.... and Mr. Right picked me up at the airport.
Mmm…, I were a little ugly duck wishing to become a beautiful swan. However, letting go the girlish dream and the universe is working…
|La Promenade des Anglais|
La Promenade des Anglais
Summer is not perfect with people sunbathing at the beach of course, and the bay watch…
A serious sport activity was to be conducted the next day; the triathlon! Somehow there were many guys with their bikes wondering around the promenade. Many participants seemed to collect their registration numbers.
It is the place to cool down, sipping fresh lemonade and snacking while seeing cars/motorbikes passing by -J... Some showed off their convertible cars and their loud music. *Jualan CD ya Mas?
|Cyclo for tourist|
|Luxury area along La Promenade des Anglais|
At the other side of the town, there is a bazaar selling old books, posters, postcards – and local artists doing performance for tourists. The group that I have seen that day, it seemed they did capoeira…
La Côte d'Azur – checked!
Let’s proceed to the next destinations not far from Nice.
First, it is Èze – only 30 minute driving from Nice, and second it is France neighboring country - Monaco.