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Monaco Grand Prix 2016 : Last-Minute Tips

Monaco Grand Prix 2016 : Last-Minute Tips | Wheelchair accessible French Riviera | Scoop.it
May is one of the busiest - and craziest - months for me with 2 major events keeping my email inbox full and social calendar marked. If you visit the French Riviera during May, you may get the chance to attend either the recently finished Cannes Film Festival and/or Monaco Grand Prix with different atmospheres and…
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This Irish startup wants to be a Google Maps for people with disabilities

This Irish startup wants to be a Google Maps for people with disabilities | Wheelchair accessible French Riviera | Scoop.it
In 2012, Matt McCann visited London thinking he had booked the perfect hotel room.
Beyond searching for a good price and decent location, he needed a hotel designed with accessibility in mind.
Via John Rushton
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Menton's Lemon Festival: A Zesty Au Revoir to Winter!

Menton's Lemon Festival:  A Zesty Au Revoir to Winter! | Wheelchair accessible French Riviera | Scoop.it
Menton on the French-Italian border is blessed with high sunshine hours and it is this climate that supports the growth of citrus fruits, in particular the famous Mentonnais lemon. Each year in February the town celebrates its citrusy wonders by hosting Fête du Citron, literally the Lemon Festival, which is being held this year from…
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An Advanced Guide to Cannes Film Festival

An Advanced Guide to Cannes Film Festival | Wheelchair accessible French Riviera | Scoop.it
Cannes has flourished from its origins as a small fishing port, and now stamps a firm mark as one of the major tourist destinations in this region. Every year, the red carpet is rolled out again fo...
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Everything you need to know about visiting Cannes Film Festival including local tips on transport, Wifi hotspots and places to wine and dine.

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Accessible seaside walk - Villeneuve Loubet

Accessible seaside walk - Villeneuve Loubet | Wheelchair accessible French Riviera | Scoop.it
If you are looking for an accessible gentle walk, try the boardwalk at Plage de la Batterie in Villeneuve Loubet that leads from the marina to the River Loup near Cagnes-sur-Mer. The boardwalk is c...
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If you read one article about the Fête du Citron (Lemon Festival), read this one

If you read one article about the Fête du Citron (Lemon Festival), read this one | Wheelchair accessible French Riviera | Scoop.it
The town of Menton, located on the France-Italian border, has one of the highest allocations of sunshine hours in France and it is this climate that supports the growth of tangerines, oranges and o...
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ANTIBES – Nuits Carrées (Fri 27 June & Sat 28 June) | Access Riviera

ANTIBES – Nuits Carrées (Fri 27 June & Sat 28 June) | Access Riviera | Wheelchair accessible French Riviera | Scoop.it
This entry was posted in Activities and tagged dj kentaro, dukebox champions, how to get to nuit carrees, nuit carrees, saint michel, submotion orchestra, sweatshop, tuk tuk azur, wheelchair accessible activities French Riviera ...
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Accommodation

Accommodation | Wheelchair accessible French Riviera | Scoop.it
Below you will find some options for  accommodation (accessible and/or family-friendly accommodation) on the French Riviera.  All properties must be booked direct via the links provided in the desc...
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Accommodation options for persons with reduced mobility.

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Sightseeing/Activities - FRENCH RIVIERA MARKETS

Sightseeing/Activities - FRENCH RIVIERA MARKETS | Wheelchair accessible French Riviera | Scoop.it
I am often asked questions regarding the local markets on the French Riviera - 'What days are the markets held?', 'What is the best time to go?' etc... Here is an alphabetical list of some of the m...
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The World on Wheels: The French Riviera

Traveling in the French Riviera using a wheelchair. See the entire trip report at wheelstraveler.blogspot.com.
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Yes the French Riviera is accessible for wheelchair-bound travellers. Read my blog for more tips and reviews.

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Activities - VILLENEUVE LOUBET (Rives du Loup river walk)

It is great to find a nature walk that is accessible if you have a baby stroller/buggy, or you are wheelchair bound. Even better if it is uncrowded and has little noise from traffic. Keep reading f...
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Cannes Film Festival 2016: Insider Tips No One Tells You

Cannes Film Festival 2016:  Insider Tips No One Tells You | Wheelchair accessible French Riviera | Scoop.it
The annual Cannes Film Festival (Festival de Cannes) is hosted each year in May at the Palais des Festivals beside Vieux Port and is one of the French Riviera's primary events and a major Festival on the global film circuit. The 69th Festival starts on 11 May and runs until 22 May 2016. The Cannes Film Festival…
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Heritage Trail in Juan les Pins

Heritage Trail in Juan les Pins | Wheelchair accessible French Riviera | Scoop.it
The French Riviera has some amazing old buildings ranging from palace hotels along the Croisette in Cannes, to Belle Époque mansions in Cap Ferrat and Art Deco apartments lining the Promenade des Anglais in Nice. For a while now, I've been intending to look into the history of some of these beautiful architectural gems located…
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The only purpose-designed wheelchair friendly tourist trail that takes in some of the beautiful heritage buildings of Juan les Pins
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Monaco Grand Prix 2015 - The Ultimate Guide

Monaco Grand Prix 2015 - The Ultimate Guide | Wheelchair accessible French Riviera | Scoop.it
The last few weeks of May every year are quite chaotic on the French Riviera – you have two major events that cross over (The Cannes Film Festival, and Monaco Grand Prix) as well as numerous other ...
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Free advice on Monaco Grand Prix including tips about accessibility for persons with reduced mobility

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Disabled car parking in France

Disabled car parking in France | Wheelchair accessible French Riviera | Scoop.it
  I am able-bodied but I never park in designated disabled car park spaces because I understand the challenges people face that may need closer access to shops, services and facilities in town...
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Must-read tips for Nice Carnival 2015

Must-read tips for Nice Carnival 2015 | Wheelchair accessible French Riviera | Scoop.it
The Carnaval de Nice 2015 (Nice Carnival) is from Friday 13 February – Sunday 01 March 2015 and is one of the biggest events on the French Riviera. Over 1 million visitors are expected in Nice, wit...
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6e Employment Information Day for Disabled Persons

6e Employment Information Day for Disabled Persons | Wheelchair accessible French Riviera | Scoop.it
What the event involves The 6th Employment Information Day for Persons with a Disability (6e Journée Emploi et Handicaps) is being held Thursday 20 November 2014 at Espaces du Fort Carré in Antibes...
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Activities - MONACO (Monaco Grand Prix, 22May-25May 2014)

Activities - MONACO (Monaco Grand Prix, 22May-25May 2014) | Wheelchair accessible French Riviera | Scoop.it
The last few weeks of May 2014 will be chaotic on the French Riviera – you have two major events (The Cannes Film Festival, and Monaco Grand Prix) as well as numerous other events such as the Histo...
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Did you know if you are wheelchair-bound you can watch the Monaco Grand Prix from a designated viewing area?  Read my blog post for more info

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General information - ANTIBES Tourist Office / JUAN LES PINS Tourist Office

General information - ANTIBES Tourist Office / JUAN LES PINS Tourist Office | Wheelchair accessible French Riviera | Scoop.it
Due to the renovation of the façade of the Grand Hotel building that housed the main Antibes Office de Tourisme, the office is now in a new location. Previously, you could find the Office de Touris...
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Antibes & Juan les Pins tourist offices have changed locations in the past six months..both main tourist offices are wheelchair-accessible.

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Sightseeing - SAINT-PAUL DE VENCE

Sightseeing - SAINT-PAUL DE VENCE | Wheelchair accessible French Riviera | Scoop.it
The weather has been warm and sunny while my brother is here so we decided to visit Saint-Paul de Vence.  Saint-Paul de Vence is a stunning little village that is a popular tourist spot and was fre...
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Activities - Wheelchair-accessible nature walk (VILLENEUVE LOUBET)

Activities - Wheelchair-accessible nature walk (VILLENEUVE LOUBET) | Wheelchair accessible French Riviera | Scoop.it
The French Riviera has numerous great parks and outdoor areas for recreation. Here is a suggestion for a family-friendly park which can be accessed with baby buggies/strollers, or wheelchairs. Parc...
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Wheelchair access ramps to Mediterranean beach in Canet Plage France

Canet Plage has one of the best wheelchair accessible beaches in France. Beach wheelchairs are available for free at the lifeguard post and the life guards a...
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