The Oldest Part of Nice, France

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My best memories of Nice from our visit in 2002 are of the market in the old Italian section of town. Nice was traded back and forth a few times by Italy and France before becoming permanently part of France in 1860. But the old part of town, leading up from the waterfront, was – and still is – very Italian.

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Today I went to the “Vielle Ville” (the Old Town) and spent a few hours wandering there.

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I was delighted to find that the outdoor market was open on Sunday.

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My favorite pictures are from the flower market.

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Here are some Valentine flowers for you!

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Libbie

One thought on “The Oldest Part of Nice, France

  1. Love the outdoor markets with fresh flowers and fruits/vegetables. I ‘m really enjoying your photos and your trip! Nice is beautiful!

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