Place Massena, Nice

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Place Massena features broad pathways, contrasting colors, and notable surrounding buildings. From here, the old city is within easy reach, as are the sea and the main shopping thoroughfares. The square has seven resin statues representing the seven continents, created by Jaume Plensa, a Spanish artist who specialized in monumental art. See Place Massena and all Nice has to offer by arranging your trip with our Nice online trip itinerary maker.
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  • Beautiful square near to shopping district and also the old town. Very wide and spacious and modern and doesn’t seem crowded, even when busy. A dance group had part of the square cordoned off for...  more »
  • Lovely place with many people and a lot of busking to fill up the space in the evenings. Mostly festive during the early night but a lovely place any time a day!  more »
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  • Beautiful view, clean rooms, stuff are cool and helpful. Not the cheapest but not that expensive. Overall a pleasant experience
  • Went into a lovely shop. Nice Minerales. Beautiful hand crafted jewellery. Lovely owners have just opened. Great gifts.
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