Exploring the small town of St Jean de Luz

13/10/2015 09:46:46
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Saint-Jean-de-Luz is on the Cote Basque and northern side of the Nivelle River, and it's so small you can walk everywhere.

St-Jean de Luz

Just 12 miles south of Biarritz and close to the Spanish border, the elegant town marries both countries' cultures.

The town is lined with tall chic houses and tiny shops, situated amongst a maze of winding lanes and cobbled streets that give the town a presence you would expect a thousand years ago.

St-Jean de Luz

Top Tip - Pack yourself a picnic on a bright day, head out from the harbour and join many others diving into the clear blue ocean.

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