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South of France Hidden Gems: Must-Visit Spots for Summertime Bliss

9 July

The French Riviera, with its glamorous resorts, stunning beaches, and azure waters, is a perennial favorite for summertime travelers. While destinations like Nice, Cannes, and Saint-Tropez often steal the spotlight, the Riviera is also home to many lesser-known treasures. Here are some top secret gems to explore for an unforgettable summer experience on the French Riviera. 1. Îles de Lérins: A Tranquil Escape Just a short boat ride from the bustling city of Cannes lies the serene Îles de Lérins. This archipelago consists of two main islands, Île Sainte-Marguerite and Île Saint-Honorat. Sainte-Marguerite, the larger of the two, is famed for its Fort Royal, where the Man in the Iron Mask was imprisoned. Visitors can explore the fort's museum and wander through eucalyptus and pine forests. Île Saint-Honorat is a peaceful haven home to a community of Cistercian monks who produce wine and liqueurs. The island's ancient abbey and quiet beaches offer a perfect retreat from the crowds. 2. Eze: A Medieval Village with a View Perched high above the Mediterranean, the medieval village of Eze is a true hidden gem. The village's narrow cobblestone streets are lined with artisan shops, galleries, and charming cafes. The Jardin Exotique d'Eze, a stunning exotic garden, provides panoramic views of

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