Discover Lion on the Sea in a different way
Valerie invites you to take another look at Lion. Initially a fishing village, Lion became a popular seaside resort in 1850 for its iodine air, beautiful beach and tranquillity!
We know its emblematic villas, the Horde, Villa Louis, The Bella Vista or the Drakkar…
But who knows those who lived in Lion or came there on holiday? Through this walk on the and in the village, let’s go in search of famous personalities or not, who have stayed in Lion or who have lived there. With a few anecdotes, here we find the screamer of the fish stone, there the lacemakers, further the “bathers”, and also the forerunners of photography, the celebrities of the world of arts and letters… In fact, a small eclectic society with its rituals and celebrations, and which in the summer, during the bathing season, rubbed shoulders on the beach and in the village…
So, want to discover the little-known aspects of Lion at sea?
Here we go, Valerie is with you!