Discover Biarritz

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Biarritz is a city located on the coast of France, in the region of Nouvelle-Aquitaine. It is known for its stunning golden beaches and luxurious 19th-century resort town atmosphere. Biarritz offers visitors a charming mix of French culture and Basque traditions while providing plenty of activities, restaurants and nightlife in the summer months.

The most popular sights to see are the breathtaking views from Biarritz lighthouse, downtown's Grand Plage beach with its promenade ideal for strolling or biking along the Atlantic coast, and Miranda Museum which houses a wonderful art collection from late 19th century painters such as Chagall and Modigliani.

In addition to sightseeing opportunities, lovers of surf will also find plenty to do in Biarritz thanks to some remarkable waves that break near La Cote des Basques Beach - this makes it an ideal spot for beginners looking to learn how to surf or experienced riders who want challenging swells. And last but not least, foodies will be able to enjoy some delicious dishes at local restaurants specialising in Basque cuisine as well as seafood delicacies from nearby ports like Bayonne or Saint Jean de Luz.