Beaulieu-sur-Mer

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Beaulieu-sur-Mer
Beaulieu-sur-Mer, seen from Saint-Hospice
Beaulieu-sur-Mer, seen from Saint-Hospice
Coat o airms o Beaulieu-sur-Mer
Coat o airms
Beaulieu-sur-Mer is locatit in Fraunce
Beaulieu-sur-Mer
Beaulieu-sur-Mer
Location within Provence-A.-C.d'A. region
Beaulieu-sur-Mer is locatit in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
Beaulieu-sur-Mer
Beaulieu-sur-Mer
Coordinates: 43°42′18″N 7°19′48″E / 43.705°N 7.33°E / 43.705; 7.33Coordinates: 43°42′18″N 7°19′48″E / 43.705°N 7.33°E / 43.705; 7.33
KintraFraunce
RegionProvence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
DepairtmentAlpes-Maritimes
ArrondissementNice
CantonVillefranche-sur-Mer
IntercommunalityNice-Côte d'Azur
Govrenment
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Roger Roux
Area
1
0.92 km2 (0.36 sq mi)
Population
 (2008)2
3,742
 • Density4,100/km2 (11,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
06011 /06310
Elevation0–189 m (0–620 ft)
1 French Laund Register data, that excludes lochs, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) an river estuaries. 2 Population withoot dooble coontin: residents o multiple communes (e.g., students an militar personnel) anerly coontit ance.

Beaulieu-sur-Mer (French pronunciation: ​[boljø syʁ mɛːʁ]), Italian: Belluogo (Bonnie Place), is a seaside veelage on the French Riviera atween Nice an Monaco. It is a commune in the Alpes-Maritimes depairtment an borders the communes o Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, Èze, an Villefranche-sur-Mer.

Population[eedit | eedit soorce]

Historical population
YearPop.±%
19624,050—    
19684,273+5.5%
19754,302+0.7%
19824,013−6.7%
19903,675−8.4%
19993,714+1.1%
20083,742+0.8%

Sights[eedit | eedit soorce]

Beaulieu-Eglises-20071102.jpg
View o the port o Beaulieu-sur-Mer

The Villa Kerylos is a structur on a law rocky promontory bi the sea. It wis built at the beginnin o the 20t century bi the aircheologist Théodore Reinach an is in the style of an ancient Greek villa at the time of Pericles. The Villa wis bequeathed tae the Institute o Fraunce in 1928. It is currently classifee'd as a historical monument.

Beaulieu-sur-Mer the day[eedit | eedit soorce]

The day Beaulieu-sur-Mer is kent as a bonnie Mediterranean resort veelage wi quality marina facilities. It is kent as the steid o the Villa Kerylos an aw, an a nice place for retirement.

Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Beaulieu-sur-Mer is a sister ceety o Tempe, Arizona. Ivery year, fower French students are paired wi fower American students, an they each spend five weeks in ane anither's kintra. This student exchynge is with the Tempe Sister Cities organization, which haes been votit "Best Overall Sister City Program" in baith 1998 an 2004.

In popular cultur[eedit | eedit soorce]

Beaulieu-Sur-Mer servit as the feectional toun o "Beaumont-Sur-Mer" in the hit 1988 film Dirty Rotten Scoundrels.

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Freemit airtins[eedit | eedit soorce]

Wikisource-logo.svg Coolidge, William (1911). "Beaulieu". In Chisholm, Hugh. Encyclopædia Britannica. 3 (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press.