The city of Cannes is known all over the world for its prestigious International Film Festival, which is held every year in May in the Festival and Congress Centre.
Luxury hotels, notably of the «Belle Epoque» style, and luxury shops border the Croisette, this famous boulevard running alongside the sea and its sandy beaches. The Suquet district, the old city centre of Cannes, has kept its picturesque atmosphere and is home to numerous restaurants.
Cannes is located in the heart of the French Riviera to the east, just 27 km from Nice Côte d’Azur Airport and west, 4.5 km from Cannes-Mandelieu airport which has the assignment of general aviation and business tourism. Bordered to the south by sandy beaches, surrounded Cannes north of municipalities and villages such as Le Cannet, La Roquette-sur-Siagne, Mougins