Map - Department Alpes-Maritimes
In the south the region is washed by the Mediterranean, which causes here mild Mediterranean and marine climate with average temperatures of +23 C in summer and +6 C in winter. The characteristic feature of the local climate is the wind Mistral, which may be very hard and rough.
Maritime Alps is the French region, which is incredibly beautiful, fragrant and scent-laden, and also «delicious», thanks to special Provence cuisine. One will never forget the experience of tasting the vegetable ratatouille, full of Provence summer smells and flavors,the exotic fish soup bouillabaisse, the truffle pizza and pistachio cakes for desert. And certainly, famous local red wines and most delicious potions are unforgettable, for instance pastis – anise potion, or white wine with black currants – kir.
To remember the trip to Maritime Alps tourists usually buy French spices, Olive oil, natural oils soap, sun-dried tomatoes, and also lavender honey and lemon marmalade. Maritime Alps is a veritable compact world on the Earth, in which primary nature and ancient culture get on brilliantly with superb modern service and hospitality of local population.
There is no exaggeration to say that anyone, who visits Maritime Alps, finds the occupation to his heart here and enjoys the trip immensely.
This is just the place to visit!