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Fortress at Mont Boron

That’s right, I went back to Mont Boron!  I hadn’t gone up the hill with beautiful views overlooking Nice since back in October.  I guess like with my two visits to Villefranche, it needed revisited before I left!  I considered putting the pictures from the day in with my Haut-de-Cagnes post, but I decided two short-and-sweet ones would be nice after my massive post about Toulouse 🙂

One warm and sunny day Sam (Notice a pattern?  He’s a good friend, haha) and I decided to go up to Mont Boron, since I had never seen the fortress up there.  Honestly  it’s not much to look at, but the views of the city below are AMAZING.  I miiight have amped up the color a little too much on some of these pictures, but they’re just so pretty!

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The fortress.

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Mont Boron

This week, a French friend and I went to Mont Boron, which is kind of a suburb of Nice up a mountain.  It’s where Elton John’s vacation house is, but we couldn’t see it from where we were.  We saw some good views of the city and enjoyed walking around!  It was a beautiful sunny day and I think I even tanned a little bit!

The circular wooded area in the middle is the Chateau de Nice, which I wrote about here. I guess it used to be a castle back in the day.

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