Category Archives: Fun Stuff to Do

The Tour de France Finish in Nice!

For the first time ever: The Tour de France will Finish in Nice! Due to the impending Olympic Games, for the first time in the history of the Tour de France, instead of finishing on the Champs-Élysées in Paris, this … Continue reading

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Nice’s Weekend Winery Bus: The Bellet Shuttle

It’s a conundrum: you want to visit Nice’s Bellet wine region, tour the picturesque wineries and taste lots of wine, but the vineyards are spread out in the backcountry, necessitating a car, and driving the windy roads isn’t exactly compatible … Continue reading

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Adieu Velo Bleu! How to Use Nice’s New Self-Service e-Bikes

Adieu Velo Bleu!  Nice just got two new fleets of modern electric share bikes that anyone can use, locals and tourists alike. They’re easy to use, not expensive, have sturdy construction and are well-maintained. In all, there are 2000 bikes … Continue reading

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Do you like Surprises…?

If you like to roll the dice, tempt fate, and take your chances, these out-of-the-box happenings in Nice might be for you! Buy a Surprise:  After the mobs that showed up for the flash weekend sale of unopened, undeliverable Amazon … Continue reading

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It’s No Joke: Stand-up Comedy in Nice… in English!

The new Bobar Comedy Club in Old Nice is now doing stand-up comedy shows in English!  The new monthly event is called ‘Spill the Tea’ and features an ensemble of English-speaking comics doing back-to-back 10-minute sets for an appreciative anglophone crowd. … Continue reading

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