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Saint-Paul de Vence

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Address: 2 rue Grande, 06570 St-Paul-de-Vence, France
Phone Number: 04 93 32 86 95
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Detour on way back from Monaco trip

We were told to got to this village by the owner of L'Amandine in Vias.... Gillian was a star as this is a little Carcassone nestled in the hills...wish we had more time to spend... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We were told to got to this village by the owner of L'Amandine in Vias.... Gillian was a star as this is a little Carcassone nestled in the hills...wish we had more time to spend here on the way back to Vias

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St-Paul-de-Vence, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Located 30 minutes from the ocean in the mountains is a magical stone walled town built 500 yrs ago. You will just fall in love with the charming town walkways, stores and great restaurants. Spend 3-4 days and venture out to Cannes or Nice.

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Melbourne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I love StPaul de Vence it is an old walled city with cobblestone narrow streets that wind upwards. Along the way are little boutique shops dotted amongst accomodation in very old buildings with pots of bright flowers and hanging baskets everywhere. Little alleyways with lots of steps and surprises around each corner. You need to be fairly fit as it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Picture perfect hill-top village that exudes charm even while being overrun by too many day trippers in the summer months. We have seen it become progressively more popular but still find it delightful early in the morning walking around the quaint clean and well maintained 'old world' streets annoying the abundance of galleries offering a feast for the senses. There... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a lovely small town situated no too far from Cannes. There are numerous galleries for the art lover to visit. Being a slightly famous town, it attracts hords of tourists so be prepared for that. Absolutely worth visiting! If you like art, then you might consider taking a hotel room because there's a lot to see!

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Oradell, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Gorgeous, quaint beautifully maintained OLD village. Sadly as with so many of these places it is overrun with tourists, like us. Check out Haut des Cagnes. Smaller, equally quaint and NOT overrun with tourists. Yet.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have visited St Paul de Vence a few times over the decades. In my view it is now drowning in its own beauty. Too many large tour groups, cheap souvenir shops, and average restaurants full of tourists. Any chance of experiencing its true attractiveness as a medieval town needs to be planned for very early in the morning or... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is full of character and art . Great way to experience old France . Very small if it's a busy day so try visit early morning or off season. Not many eating places that we could see but a lovely visit .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderfull small village. You should not miss this if you in Provence. This is a small village at the top of a Hill, only half an hour's drive from Nice. It was built in medieval times and all buildings, the walls around the village, its narrow streets all still in same and similar style just give you the impression that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been lucky enough of visiting other examples of excellently recovered medieval towns in France. Saint-Paul de Vence really gives the opportunity of enjoying the combination of ambiance, food, sights, etc. The important minus is that you have to be there very early in order to avoid the tourist groups, mainly those of Chinese people.

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