Salle des Mariages
Jardin de la Serre de la Madone
Beautiful if slightly unkempt, this garden was designed by American botanist Lawrence Johnston. He planted dozens of rare plants picked...
Plage de Menton
With more than 300 days of sunshine per year, it's very likely you'll want to spend some time on Menton's free pebble beaches or private...
Menton’s old town is a cascade of pastel-coloured buildings. Meander the historic quarter all the way to the Cimetière du Vieux Château ...
With the opening of this funky wine bar-hangout, nightlife has arrived in Menton. Be it a morning coffee, a dusk cocktail with...
La Table d'Oc
This modern bistro does a brisk trade in southwestern cuisine, with cassoulet (a bean stew), duck and foie gras gracing the menu, all of...
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In 1957 Jean Cocteau decorated Menton's registry office, inside the town hall. It's a distinctive space, with swirly drawings, leopard-print carpet and no windows. An audio commentary (French only) runs you through the symbolism of Cocteau's designs.