Fodor's Expert Review Rue Obscure

Villefranche-sur-Mer Neighborhood/Street

Running parallel to the waterfront, the extraordinary 14th-century Rue Obscure ("Dark Street") is entirely covered by vaulted arcades; it sheltered the people of Villefranche when the Germans fired their parting shots—an artillery bombardment—near the end of World War II.

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Villefranche-sur-Mer, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur  06230, France

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