The capital of the Côte d'Azur, Nice is one of the great cities of Southern Europe…

It takes a while to get to know Nice. But persevere, and you’ll have the satisfaction of feeling like a real Mediterranean local.

Nice is a modern city with an airport, train station, port and interstate highway network, all of which make it easily accessible and offer direct connections to most of the world’s major cities.

Nice is a city of art, with a remarkable cultural heritage. It boasts a large number of museums (Chagall, Matisse, the Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art) and theaters.

The city is lively by day and by night, in summer with the "Nice Jazz Festival" in the beautiful arenas of Cimiez or the battle on the Promenade des Anglais during the famous Carnival of Nice.

In other words this is a dynamic destination where you will find modernity and heritage of the past, the charm of narrow streets and the bustle of a capital, the lux of the beautifull hotels and the simplicity of the true inhabitants of Nice...

Carte schématique de Nice et la Côte d'Azur
Practical information

Getting around Nice

It’s fun to discover the city on foot or by bike or scooter. The brand-new tramway network runs through the downtown area from north to east via the avenue Jean Médecin and the place Masséna. A very regular bus service runs day and night.

Distances :

  • Nice is 20 minutes from Monaco, 45 minutes from Cannes and 90 minutes from Saint Tropez.
  • It’s near Paris, 80 minutes by plane and four and a half hours by high-speed train.
  • It’s easy to get to from all over the world, seven hours by plane from New York, two hours by plane from European capital cities.
A few facts and figures

Average temperatures :

  • Winter 8-12 °C (46-54 °F)
  • Spring 14-18 °C (57-64 °F)
  • Summer 25-35 °C (77-96 °F)
  • Fall 15-23 °C (59-73 °F)

Average prices :

  • 3 € for an espresso
  • 5 € for a sandwich
  • 15 € for the dish of the day (main course)
  • 9 € for a cinema ticket
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  • School approved by the French Government (the Ministry of Youth and Sport and the Ministry of Education).
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  • A 97% success rate at the DELF examinations, proves the excellence of our teaching team.
  • A dream destination with its deep blue sea and 300 days of sunshine a year.
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