All You Need to Know About Biarritz, France
Located 35 kilometers from the border with Spain, Biarritz, is a luxurious seaside destination, home to the famous Hôtel du Palais. The city has a lot of casinos and a strong surfing culture, hosting a surf festival every year.
In the past, the city was Empress Eugénie‘s favorite summer vacation spot, who turned the fishing village into a fashionable town.
Sophisticated ambience, amazing coastal villas, sandy beaches and strategically placed benches allow you to sit and admire the natural landscape of Biarritz.
While in town, one of the must see spots is the Musée de la Mer. It is located in a house full of art deco, near the old port. The museum has aquariums of sharks, grey seals and reef fish! If you go late at night, there’s a chance you will have the place all to yourself.
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