Though its beach is far from the best on the French Riviera, the village of St. Tropez has great shopping, a picturesque old town and some very interesting exhibition spaces (including the Marine and the Annonciade museums).
Located about 40 mi/65 km southwest of Nice, St. Tropez can easily be seen in a few hours. Be sure to walk through the winding medieval streets and to stop for a drink at one of the many sidewalk cafes. In the summer, St. Tropez is swamped with beautiful people.
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