flowers and window shutters in small French town

Things to do in Cote d’Azur, plan a trip to La Colles sur Loup and enjoy European cityscapes

Alpes Maritimes, France

La Colle sur Loup is a very interesting destination in the South of France where travelers can take amazing pictures of green hills and lovely medieval streets with stone buildings turned into small restaurants, shops, and businesses. If you are thinking of things to do while in Nice, plan a trip to this small Provence town. For budget travel take a public bus from Nice for around 2 euros.

French city architectural photo, free image
Stone courtyard – French small town cityscape
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Belltower architecture in the town center

La Colle sur Loup bell tower is a very prominent building and has typical for this area design. Old buildings look great today, but before you photograph it, take your time, walk around, get a feel for the best angle that you like.  In order to take amazing old building photographs think about light and shadows, if possible try to be there closer to sunrise or sunset. Such pictures of buildings will really stand out.

Medieval streets and fabulous light stone buildings in Provence feature surprising and delicate architectural details, spectacular doors and window designs. These travel images will be a great help if you ever decide to get inspired by French charm.  A stone gateway, towers, and a chapel are other opportunities to enjoy French architecture and take great pictures of old buildings in Cote d’Azur.

Canadel gate - great example of medieval streets, travel images
Canadel gate a must-see old street, La Colles sur Loup
Town's landmark - bell tower, provence travel images
Bell tower spire is an open iron structure to prevent strong winds damage
south france european cityscapes - narrow street in the shade
South of France European cityscapes – narrow street in the shade

Walking through the Canadel gate:

south france european cityscapes - simple but beautiful stairs pictures of buildings
Simple but beautiful stairs
Street photography in Colles sur Loup, France
Street photography in Colles sur Loup, France

immerses a visitor in the Southern France atmosphere and inspire to take lots of photographs. Visiting the historic center with its lively shopping streets and old narrow streets is enjoyable and inviting. Every building and stone, meaningful and precious, make you feel the history. Little squares with fountains hidden in the shadow of large trees, stone architecture, decorated with climbing plants, wonderful carved doors and windows give great inspirations to create an architecture photo gallery, reflecting the unique French charm of this small town.

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Traditional trades festival in September draws lots of visitors, street photography
People enjoying crafts festival, Provence travel images
rue de la Forge stone sign
rue de la Forge stone sign

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south france european cityscapes - sunflowers decorations

south france european cityscapes - medieval architecture pictures of buildings
Picturesque arches leading to apartments, European cityscapes
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Old building and iron gate – pictures of old buildings

south france european cityscapes

south france european cityscapes

   05.12.2022  by FPImages


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