Saint Tropez – French Riviera

Saint-Tropez – the center of the social life of the Côte d’Azur – located 90 km from Nice. It is a picturesque town on the Cote d’Azur, close to the homes of famous actors, fashion designers and other celebrities. The image of the famous city has already been built in the minds of many people: a marina full of yachts and sailing ships, a waterfront lined with elegant buildings in pastel colors, the world hustle and bustle, movie stars, artistic bohemia. The city is considered the most fashionable place on the Cote d’Azur. It is a favorite vacation spot for world stars, many of whom have chosen this luxury resort to build their homes. Provencal color, pine trees, wonderful sandy beaches, discos, bars and excellent tourist service in hotels are the hallmarks of Saint-Tropez. From a small fishing village Saint-Tropezgradually turned into an exciting and luxury resortwhich is adjacent to the villa of famous actors, filmmakers, fashion designers, artists and other representatives bohemian.

Celebrities and celebrities in Saint-Tropez.

Saint-Tropez, a favorite vacation spot of Valentino, Sienna Miller, Eva Herzigova and owner of Chelsea soccer club – Roman Abramowiczwhose yacht can often be seen in the local port.

Moreover, Saint-Tropez can be called a city of artists, because there many of them gained fame.
It all started in 1892, when the famous painter lived Paul Signacand in Saint-Tropez they developed their work no less famous Matisse, Bonnard, Dunoyer de Segonzac and many others. Currently, the artists exhibit their works on the waterfront of the resort, where they also paint and create sketches. In addition, the popularity of Saint-Tropez was added by the famous movie star – Brigitte Bardotwho was born and raised here.

Saint-Tropez attractions

One of the attractions of this resort is fortress from the 16th century with a tower, which offers fantastic views of the bay, snow-capped peaks of the Alps and Maritime Museum. You also have to visit Annosyad museumlocated in the chapel of the Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary from the 17th century and see the works of outstanding artists of the 20th century, or the famous The House of Cupcakeswhich has more than twenty thousand species of insects. If you are tired, just sit in a cozy cafe with a glass of wine reflecting the sun’s rays, eating a local dish Moule marinieres (mussels and chips) or play petanque in the shade of plane and sycamore trees.