10 Mar Getaway to the Lemon Fest in Mentón, France
Do you want to make a road movie getaway but still without destination? Here you have some reasons to make a marvellous trip to the Lemon Fest in Menton.
Situated very near from Marseille, there are more than 100 agriculture proffesionales that welcome more than 250.000 tourists that arrive to this city to enjoy one of the most traditional parties in the Northeast of France.
Art with citrics
From the 15th of February and till the 15th of March you will find many music and dancing plans with many sculptures made by all the professionals that want to show their works.
You must add to this plan the marvellous French gastronomy that seduces all travellers.
The proffs work all over the year to show all their sculptures, just made by citrics. It seems to be a great surprise for all visitors to be able to understand this artistic movement that has its annual party during these days. It is getting more and more famous all over the world because its originality.
How to get to Menton
You can get to this city by flying to Paris and, from the capital, to Marseille. From here, you can rent a car or take a bus that will take you directly to Menton. For train lovers, the High Speed trains called AVE offer trainf rom Marseille from the main cities and Spain and also from the french ones.
Where to sleep
As it is part of the most glamorous French coast, prices are not really cheap although you can find some exceptions like the London Hotel, a three stars hotel that seems to be an interesting accomodation for a really good price.