Cannes beach officials ban selfies


Sections of the Riviera beach are designated a 'No Braggies Zone', a haven for those weary of seeing beachgoers taking shots of their own faces.

Reading articles is for subscribers only. Subscribe now.

It is a spot which has inspired celebrities such as Lindsay Lohan to snap a bare-all self portrait and post it on social media sites. But now officials in charge of a popular tourist beach in Cannes, France, have banned holidaymakers from taking selfies at the much-loved sunbathing spot in a bid to outlaw “holiday bragging” in the area, reports The Scotsman.