Cannes is all about sun-scorched days and glitz-filled nights. Every year an assortment of movie stars descends on this Mediterranean city for the annual Film Festival, but you don't need an Oscar to sink your teeth into a slice of glamour Cannes-style. Opened in 1931, The Martinez, an Art Deco dream on the Croisette, would be a good place to start: lounge the day away at Martinez Beach, the largest private beach in the city; at night, indulge in the gastronomic wonder that is La Palme d'Or before hitting the bright lights of Cannes.
Happiness is made to be shared, knew the great French dramatist Jean Baptiste Racine (†1699).
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