If you visit the cities around Menton such as Monaco and Nice there is an almost vulgar need for showing off. Here wealthy people who are used to a flamboyant lifestyle, where showing off and other people’s admiration of them is what gives them the boost to continue their superficial lifestyle, seek to. Menton is in every aspect of that lifestyle the complete opposite. Menton is all about living a quiet life where the people stick to themselves and the people they know. In many ways Menton was and still is the most classy and understated city of the French Riviera.