Tribute to the Founders of the town in 250 BC, Honoré Gilly built in 1965 some Greek style mosaics in the gardens of “La Colline du Chateau – Castle Hill” in Nice on the French Riviera. This awesome work reminds visitors about the story of the City that was formerly called Nikaia, possible reference to a battle won by the Phoeans, Greek colony already settled in Massalia (Marseille) against the Ligurians dwellers.

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Greek ship

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Greek soldiers riding dolphins
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Head of a Greek Citizen

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Legendary Beast

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The Park of Castle Hill is a remarkable and pleasant walk to take if you are spending some time in Nice. Mosaics are View full article »