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 Wednesday 20 October 2021

Figures have been released for hospitalizations from Covid-19 in the Var. As of yesterday, 19 October, there were 31 patients hospitalised, which is 4... Evening Update Wednesday 20 October 2021 Read More

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Lunchtime News Wednesday 20th October 2021

A bouncer of the well-known night club in Old Nice the Blue Whales, has been saved by his bulletproof vest. ... Lunchtime News Wednesday 20th October 2021 Read More

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French and Riviera News Wednesday 20th October 2021

A family in Cannes have been victims of a violent home-jacking. On Sunday evening two armed and hooded men entered their home. After assaulting the fa... French and Riviera News Wednesday 20th October 2021 Read More

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Evening Update Tuesday 19 October 2021

A court in Paris has issued a warrant compelling former president Nicolas Sarkosy to testify at a hearing. He will be obliged to attend the court as a... Evening Update Tuesday 19 October 2021 Read More

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Lunchtime News Tuesday 19th October 2021

A motorist has died in a road accident on the Moyenne Corniche this morning, Tuesday 19th October. Despite the intervention of witnesses, the driver d... Lunchtime News Tuesday 19th October 2021 Read More

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