A commune in the Alpes-Maritimes department in southeastern French coastline known as the Cote d'Azur or the French Riviera. Situated around 11 miles east of the town of Nice, 16 miles west of the Italian border, 116 miles east of the city of Marseille and 592 miles south of the capital of Paris.
The towns land area covers 2,04 km². According to the 2006 census, more than 5 thousand people live here. Geographic coordinates are 43°43'14" North by 7°24'23" East.