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Hike across limestone rocks through a wild landscape of cacti and uncultivated herbs to reach Tete de Chien, where you can picnic while taking in scenic views of the French Riviera. This historic site was the place where Cesar rested after he conquered the Gauls, and also served as a base for German troops during WWII; you can still see the remains of their old bunkers. Legend has it that a German commander saw a plane crash into the sea from this spot; it was later thought to be the final flight of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry--the author of “The Little Prince.” If you're more into activity than history, the area serves as a great place to go for a run or try your hand at rock-climbing. Put Tete de Chien on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our La Turbie trip planner .
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Von Eze kommend wechseln wir auf die Obere Corniche nach La Turbie. In der Nähe des zu Ehren Kaiser Augustus in Auftrag gegebenen, 50 Meter hohen Denkmals „Trophée des Alpes“ machen wir Brotzeit und b... more »We change coming from Eze on the upper Corniche to La Turbie. Close the given in honor of Emperor Augustus in order, 50 metre high monument "Trophée of des Alpes" Let's do lunch and look down on Monaco. On my travel site toeightycountries.com find a post on the Côte d'Azur.
We drove from Monte Carlo and wanted to hike up Tete Chien. The walk did not have to be too long, we just wanted to walk uphill and have an amazing view. So we drove to Cap d'Ail and found a parking t... more »
がんばって上まで登っていくと、モナコを始めとするフレンチリビエラの絶景を見渡すことができます。おすすめです。 more »Overlooking the stunning views of the French Riviera Monaco to start hard and climbed up to the top. It is recommended.
Incredible views of Monaco and Cote d'Azur. Worth to visit.
La tête de chien is a promontory, which lies lovely town de La Turbie in France, a unique place, where you can admire a breathtaking view, you will see the port of Monte Carlo, as if it were a few meters high, will feel like a heart attack, a strong emotion If you're close, go visit him, even the medieval village is highly recommended.
Unique views of the Côte d'Azur no tourist crowds, really worth seeing.
Wow, that's extremely high... One are where the best place to enjoy the Mediterranean.
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