Best place to live in France

Best place to live in France - Nice has ranked 6th in a survey to find where the best place to live in France is. The survey studied official data on education, shops and services, health, sports and leisure, solidarity, quality of life, and transport to come up with a 'definitive' ranking of nearly 35,000 villages, towns and cities.

 Annecy, in the Haute-Savoie, tops the study for towns and cities, ahead of Bayonne and La Rochelle. Angers and Le Man complete the top five. Of the larger cities, Nice comes in sixth, then Bordeaux (eighth) and Strasbourg (11th). Toulouse was ranked 29th, Lyon 56th, Marseille 85th and Lille 86th and Paris ranked 58th.

 

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Evening Update Tuesday 18 February 2020

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18/02/2020

Coronavirus

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Polish mayor deplores decision from sister town in France

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Nice Carnival

This evening as part of the Nice Carnival which is currently on, an illuminated float with be part of the parade. Visitors can experience the world-fa... Nice Carnival Read More

18/02/2020

Two people die in house fire

Two elderly people died in a house fire this morning in Marseille. The fire broke out shortly after 9am in one of the bedrooms. ... Two people die in house fire Read More

18/02/2020