Wedged between the southern Alps and the Mediterranean, the Côte d'Azur (or French Riviera) is a paradise of sensory delights. It's one of the most visited areas in southern France and France's most popular beach destination. This region boasts of a colourful calendar of festivals and an even more colourful cusine. This is undeniably a galmourous, visually appealing and culturally rich part of France that truly justifies its worldwide reputation.