road by a wide promenade that is popular with walkers, cyclists and roller skaters - you can follow the cycle path all the way to the Promenade des Anglais in Nice if you wish. The Vielle Ville couldnt be more different, but is equally beautiful for its chaotic alleys, sequestered squares and flower market on Cours Saleya. The vistas from the terraces are astonishing, and just heavenly at sunset from the west side behind the Chapelle des Penitents Blancs. " : free shows and performances. A wide promenade with a cycle lane runs alongside the beach, allowing you walk or ride the length of it and enjoy the many events and festivals that take place there throughout the year. . In 1620, under the reign of King Louis xiii, Jean-Henri Grimaldi transformed the castle into a glorious domain, a great era for the residents of the area.