Nice Beaches : Cap d'Ail
Cap d'Ail beaches are an obligatory site for those who visit Nice. Cap d'Ail is a seaside resort located at about twenty minutes out of Nice, heading North, and it is near the Principality of Monaco. Its long sandy beaches are among the most beautiful in the Cote d'Azur. They were source of interest for the richest tourists since the beginning of the 1900s; Among the famous people who visited Cap d'Ail there are the Lumièr brothers, Garbo, and the Prince of Wales. The sea on these beaches is of an intense, crystalline and pure blue due to the currents that warm up the water. Indeed the title of “Pavillon Bleu” was given to this site.