Cannes is the pearl of the French Riviera, and the most popular destination on the Cote d’Azur. It is a place of delightful charm, and it is frequently chosen by artists and other personalities as a rendez-vous place. The city is famous for its luxury hotels, restaurants and shops.
It hosts the world-renowned Film Festival, founded in 1939, one of the oldest and most prestigious film festivals in the world, whose red carpet has drawn many actors and directors from all around the world. It is also home to the famous La Croisette, the waterfront avenue with palm trees, luxury boutiques, restaurants and cafes.