Charming, hilly Le Cannet is centered around bustling Boulevard Carnot, with its elegant Belle Époque and art deco mansions. Side streets lined with delis and boutiques draw hip crowds who linger in open-air bistros and bars. Musée Bonnard displays works by post-Impressionist painter Pierre Bonnard, and the facade of the Chapelle du St.-Sauveur is decorated with frescoes by Expressionist artist Théo Tobiasse.
France, in Western Europe, encompasses medieval cities, alpine villages and Mediterranean beaches. Paris, its capital, is famed for its fashion houses, classical art museums including the Louvre and monuments like the Eiffel Tower. The country is also renowned for its wines and sophisticated cuisine. Lascaux?s ancient cave drawings, Lyon?s Roman theater and the vast Palace of Versailles attest to its rich history.