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Cannes — Known stateside largely for its renowned annual film festival, Cannes is a year-round French Riviera playground for the world’s well-heeled, who are lured by its perfect mix of sun, sea, and super-chic shopping.

Why Go

For the glamour of the French Riviera, gorgeous weather, vibrant nightlife, shopping, and the annual film festival.

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Deal Alert: Luxe Cannes Hotel from $174 in Fall & Winter

October 01, 2015 by Kristine Hansen

If you've always thought that Cannes wasthe exclusive domain of the glitzyelite, think again. A vacation in this posh French community by the sea is now more ... Read More »


Your Budget Guide to the French Riviera

May 12, 2014 by Lane Nieset

The French Riviera’s charming coast towns are known as the Mediterranean playground for celebrities and the jetset crowd. But travelers can also experience the ... Read More »


To Catch a Thief: 5 Audacious Hotel Heists

August 05, 2013 by Karen Gardiner Dion

Cannes, the glittery French resort city, has been attracting some unwelcome guests over the past few months: thieves. Back in May, during the Cannes Film ... Read More »


Saint-Honorat: A Cheap Island Escape from Cannes

May 15, 2013 by Mary Winston Nicklin

Hollywood stars (and all the paparazzi who stalk them) will descend on the French Riviera this week for the year's most prestigious cinema event: the Cannes Film ... Read More »

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