Feeling in a reflective mood as our European adventure draws to a close it seems fitting to happen upon the inner city beautification project of Nice, the Promenade du Paillon. With the river of the same name running deep beneath the green space, the 128 fountains and misters dancing in the reflecting mirror pools, the sight is a soothing surprise both for locals and tired tourists.
1.Rome 2.Pompeii 3.Positano 4.Cortona 5.Montepulciano 6. Bagno Vignoni 7.San Casciano 8.Sorano 9.Orvieto 10.Camogli 11.Nice
Opened last October, the 1.2 km walk replaced a bus station and car park in an effort to make the area more appealing and increase pedestrian traffic and accessibility for those on bike and foot.
Two massive pools,1000 trees, 6000 shrubs and 55,000 perennials connect the two edges of the Promenade. The botanical design strives to offer a feeling of traveling. Walking through Asia with lemon trees and bamboo , Oceania with eucalyptus, South America with the palm of…
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