Best place to live in France

Best place to live in France - Nice has ranked 6th in a survey to find where the best place to live in France is. The survey studied official data on education, shops and services, health, sports and leisure, solidarity, quality of life, and transport to come up with a 'definitive' ranking of nearly 35,000 villages, towns and cities.

 Annecy, in the Haute-Savoie, tops the study for towns and cities, ahead of Bayonne and La Rochelle. Angers and Le Man complete the top five. Of the larger cities, Nice comes in sixth, then Bordeaux (eighth) and Strasbourg (11th). Toulouse was ranked 29th, Lyon 56th, Marseille 85th and Lille 86th and Paris ranked 58th.

 

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Evening Update Friday 18 September 2020

The Prefect of the Alpes Maritimes announced new measures today to combat the spread of covid-19 in Nice. ... Evening Update Friday 18 September 2020 Read More

18/09/2020

Lunchtime News Friday 18th September 2020

The president of the “Citizens” association David Nakache, has criticized loudspeakers in Nice broadcasting anti-Covid-19 prevention messages saying “... Lunchtime News Friday 18th September 2020 Read More

18/09/2020

French and Riviera News Friday 18th September 2020

A man has died following a diving accident in Cavalaire-sur-Mer in the Var. The accident occurred at a popular site for divers in the region.... French and Riviera News Friday 18th September 2020 Read More

18/09/2020

Evening Update Thursday 17 September 2020

French Minister of Health Olivier Veran has been providing an update this evening on the government’s coronavirus strategy and has specifically addres... Evening Update Thursday 17 September 2020 Read More

17/09/2020