Thursday, July 14, 2011

Nice Bastille Day 2011 Live Stream Military Parade and Fireworks

Watch live online streaming from the French city of Nice for the 2011 Bastille Day military parade and spectacular firework display, 14 Juillet 2011.

This live feed is in Nice for the military parade and fireworks:

Location Information:

Nice is a city in southern France on the Mediterranean coast. The city is nicknamed Nice la Belle (Nissa la Bella in Niçard), which means Nice the Beautiful.

It is the capital of the French Riviera (Côte d'Azur) and is the 5th largest city of France. The metropolitan area is also the 5th largest with 991,903 inhabitants (2006).

The area of today’s Nice is believed to be among the oldest human settlements in the world. One of the archaeological sites, Terra Amata, displays evidence of a very early usage of fire. Around 350 BC, Greeks of Marseille founded a permanent settlement and called it Nikaia, after Nike, the goddess of victory.