Cannes

Last Updated: 14th Nov 2013

<p>by &#8211; <a href="/people/mattyvcontiki">Matt Vernick</a>, Tour Manager, Europe</p> <p>Cannes is a small resort town on the <a href="/contikipedia/articles/french-riviera">French Riviera</a>, easily reached by train or bus from the nearby towns of <a href="/contikipedia/articles/nice">Nice</a> and Antibes. It is a festival town, perhaps most famous for the Cannes Film Festival in May that helps add even more glitz and glamour to the region.</p> <p>Packed with the rich and famous throughout summer, it is also a good place to get involved in a little bit of <a href="/contikipedia/articles/european-beach-culture">European beach culture</a>.</p> <p>Cannes is easily accessed by train or bus from the nearby towns of <a href="/contikipedia/articles/nice">Nice</a> and Antibes.</p>