Entirely enclosed and pedestrianized, this square is located in the heart of the old town. With typical buildings in red and yellow ochers surrounding the square, Cathédrale Sainte-Réparate, and the fountain in the center, Place Rossetti is a must-see spot in the old town. By day, the crowds invade Rossetti: they fill the terraces of traditional Niçois restaurants and the finest ice cream makers. But by night, the environment changes radically, and tourists and youths flock to the square, where music reverberates on the walls of the small square. The square's lighting at night gives it a magical aspect.
Formerly known as the Palace of the Dukes of Savoy from the early 17th century, this historical... Read more