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Glamorous holiday destination, playground of the rich and famous, and inspiration behind more than one of this year's catwalk collections, the French Riviera - a twisting, turning 160km of coastline - is a
place to be seen as much as to see itself. However, despite the hoards of tourists, the expensive hotels and packed beaches, there are plenty of uncovered gems to be discovered, as well as world-famous spots every woman should visit once during her lifetime.
Read on for our favourite beaches, the most gorgeous cities, boutique hotels and villas, as well as quieter, hidden away spots you won't want to share with anyone else.