50th Anniversary of the Moon landing auction

National Museum of the U.S. Air Force httpswww.nationalmuseum.af.milUpcomingPress-RoomNewsArticle-DisplayArticle1889915commemorate-the-50th-anniversary-of-the-apollo-11-moon-landing-on-july-20-at-thTo celebrate the 50th anniversary of man’s first step on the moon, An auction will be taking place in Cannes on July 21st. Memorabilia, photographs, newspapers articles, books signed by Neil Armstrong and other American astronauts will be auctioned. Read more

Red Carpet ready

Professor Paolo Giacomoni & Ronit Raphael - @Maxime Sauvant  (1)During the Cannes Film Festival, Beauty Spa L.RAPHAEL hosted a new product launch on the rooftop terrace of the Martinez Hotel. They welcomed Riviera Insider to a presentation by their head researcher, followed by a glamorous fashion show.Read more

Nice Jazz Festival

Ville de Nice - Clément MathieuThe historical Nice Jazz Festival comes back again this year with 31 bands and artists from all around the world. They will performe on the legendary stage at the Place Masséna and at the Théâtre de Verdure, from July 16 to July 20. Read more

Cannes Fireworks Festival

Florian Fifer https://www.flickr.com/photos/pyroeffect/14824514364The Cannes Festival d’Art Pyrotechnique will take place in the Bay of Cannes between July 14 and August 24. This International Fireworks Festival gathers various countries around Europe but also overseas - all entering the competition to win for the best show. Read more

USA wins fourth consecutive Women’s World Cup title

US Department of State / https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Fans_Cheer_for_U.S._National_Soccer_Team_(4681698135).jpgUS women soccer team dominated Women’s World Cup in France since their first game against Thaïland on June 11. This week-end they beat their final opponent, the Netherlands, to win the trophy and make history by claiming their fourth consecutive Women’s World Cup title.Read more

Menton's Mirazur named #1 in the world

Mauro Colagreco_c_Fabien PraussChef Mauro Colagreco is having just about the best year a chef could ever hope for. After attaining his third Michelin star this year, The World’s 50 Best Restaurants list named Mirazur number one.Read more

Shopping by Night in Cannes

qwesy qwesy [CC BY 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0)] On Tuesday 2nd of July, the famous Cannes night market reopens and expands to boulevard Jean-Hibert. In addition to the market, the shops along the pedestrian street will also stay open to welcome visitors at night. Read more

4th of July Celebrations on the French Riviera

American Independence Day by Karen Arnold (c) CC0 Public Domain Whether you are an American living on the Cote d’Azur or someone who loves American culture, the 4th of July is the day to celebrate American Independence. Each year, cities along the Riviera celebrate the American Independence Day at restaurants and through American clubs and organisations.  Read more

Women’s World Cup semifinal: US vs England

FIFA Women's trophy (c) FIFA via Getty ImagesFriday night’s Women’s World Cup quarter-finals match in Paris was presumably the most anticipated match since the beginning of the competition. The American team beat France 2-1, moving them on to the semi-final. Tomorrow’s match in Lyon sees a showdown between the US and England, followed by the Netherlands vs Sweden.Read more

Heatwave breaks records across France

The last two weeks of June brought a shocking heatwave across Europe. In France, many cities broke records with the highest recorded temperature in history. After red alerts in the last week of June, the end is in sight. The alert has been downgraded to orange for the Alpes-Maritimes with an expected end to the "canicule" Tuesday night, 2 July.Read more

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