Known for the annual Cannes Film Festival each May, this picturesque city located on the French Riviera is a busy tourist destination for honeymooners, families, and celebrities. Cannes offers visitors great weather, many interesting tourist attraction, museums, and some beautiful Mediterranean beaches. The city is also famous for its luxury shops, restaurants, and hotels. Popular activities in this fashionable resort community include sailing, swimming, shopping and attending events that are held at the Festival and Congress Centre each year. Cannes is situated on a large bay that welcomes sailboats and yachts from around the Mediterranean. It is also located on the main railway line that runs from Marseille to Nice, Monte Carlo and into Italy. Cannes is conveniently located near the Nice International Airport.