French Riviera

Plage de Pampelonne

Plage de Pampelonne

Plage de Pampelonne is the main strip of extremely popular beaches situated near St Tropez, France, on the French Riviera. The Plage de Pampelonne has acquired a reputation for drawing the rich, the trendy, the controversial, and the hard-partiers. Indeed, on this well-heeled beach, the beach clubs can be exclusive and snobby, and the restaurants […]

Marseillan Plage

Marseillan Plage

Marseillan Plage is located on the waterfront of the port town of Marseillan, not to be confused with the larger town of Marseille. It is located in Languedoc, France, on the southern Mediterranean coast. Marseillan is a charming little town that retains something of a fishing village atmosphere. The tan stone buildings with red roofs, […]

Frejus Beach

Frejus Beach

Located between Cannes and St Tropez on the French Riviera, Frejus Beach is one of the most popular beaches in the south of France, but boasts a more laid-back and relaxed atmosphere than either Cannes or St Tropez. The town of Frejus is a tourist center with plenty of accommodation, bars and restaurants, as well […]

Espiguette

Espiguette

Espiguette is rare among the beaches of southern France, in that it does not offer the endless array of bars, restaurants, tourist shops, and hotels that dominate other beautiful beaches on the French Riviera. Instead, visitors to Espiguette Beach walk across a large expanse of sand dunes and grasses to get to the Mediterranean ocean, […]

Canet Plage

Canet Plage

Canet Plage is a popular beach near the beach resort town Canet-en-Rousillon in southern France. With miles of soft pale sand, Canet Beach is uncommon among French Riviera beaches, which are typically pebbly and stony. Unlike many more popular tourist towns such as St Tropez, Antibes and Cannes, the beaches at Canet are relatively uncrowded, […]

French Riviera Beaches

French Riviera Beaches

The French Riviera is many travelers’ dream destination: a place for lying out on a sun lounger with the jet set, sipping cocktails brought out by uniformed waiters while the Mediterranean ocean laps at the sand. The iconic south-of-France beach vacation isn’t far away at these popular beaches on the Cote d’Azur of France. St […]