Biot Cote d’Azur
Biot is a charming authentic Provencal village with many restaurants and terraces located in the Alpes Maritimes at the Cote d`Azur. About 5 km from Villa Valbonne.
Biot is located in the heart of the French Riviera between Nice and Cannes, five minutes from the Mediterranean Sea. Biot is also known from the Musee National Fernand Leger. The museum’s collection includes about 350 works by Fernand Leger. There are both paintings and sculptures to see from him. The ceramics museum is located in Biot, the museum has a fine collection of ornamental fountains, pots, costumes, stories crafts and pictures evoke a way of life long gone. One room is dedicated to temporary exhibitions of contemporary ceramics.
Besides all of this, the great Dutch sculptor Kees Verkade lives in Biot and there is a beautiful statue of him at the centre of town.