Jewish Heritage Tour of Nice

This three hour walking visit is of Jewish Heritage in Nice which has a long and rich history in both the medieval period as well as during the Second World War. As a part of the County of Savoy, unlike those in France or Italy, the Jews of Nice were particularly impacted by changing territorial borders. On this tour, led …

Health first

When one thinks of Nice, they usually think of summertime, the beaches, the casinos, the celebrities, but none of this mattered prior to WWI. Tourists came to Nice for health reasons first, and then because it had become the winter gathering place of Europe’s aristocracy. Then tourism of mass came to Nice in 1864 with the railroad. A paradise on …