St-Paul de Vence – Romantic Escape on the French Riviera

Perched on a hilltop in southeast France, St-Paul de Vence is a charming little medieval village that should be discovered time and time again.Apart from the simple but elegant beauty of the village itself, St-Paul de Vence presents a breathtaking view of the snow-capped Alps on the one side and the dazzling blue Mediterranean Sea on the other.

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While strolling the cobbled stones streets of St-Paul de Vence, you will find a myriad of charismatic boutiques, art galleries and side walk cafés. If you simply want to watch the day lazily pass by, sit back in a local café and gaze at those who busily go in and out of the many stores.

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A place of romance, you will also find hidden nooks, esthetic fountains, religious statues, glassware, ceramics, paintings, and vine-covered stone walls adorning every corner of St-Paul’s winding streets. The brilliant display of architecture in St-Paul de Vence is enough reason to turn your head and keep your eyes wide open. Admire the city’s entrance, built in 1400s, with its canon muzzle that acts as a trophy in memory of the 1544 Battle of Cerisoles.

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St-Paul enjoys a mild climate all year round so there is really never a bad time to visit. As one of the most visited medieval villages of France, St-Paul’s streets can get quite crowded during the peak of the summer months. It is best enjoyed in the wee hours of the morning or from September through April.

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Luxury Brand Management Consultant at Roxy Genier
Roxanne or Roxy, founder of Luxe In A City, was nominated as one of the Top 5 Luxury Travel Bloggers by the readers of USA Today. Aside from overseeing this luxury travel blog, she spends her time teaching how to perfect the feeling of luxury to authentic niche brands while traveling the world with her family.
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