Recent Articles

  • Traffic measures for 14th July in Nice

    With large-scale commemorations planned in memory of the victims of last year’s terror attack, local authorities in Nice are warning residents and visitors of traffic modifications, road closures and parking restrictions within and around the city at the end of this week.  

  • Dirty Dancing returns in Monaco

    Dirty Dancing is back! The record-breaking blockbuster of the 1980s starring Baby and Johnny is returning this summer to the French Riviera! Until 15th July, British producer Paul Elliott will revive the mythical romance with Dirty Dancing: the Classic Story on Stage in Monaco’s Grimaldi Forum.

  • Bernar Venet: from sculptor to curator

    Established as a foundation by conceptual artist Bernar Venet in 2014, the sculpture park in Le Muy is the result of a life’s work and is a haven for those who love contemporary art and sculpture. The collection reads like a ‘who’s who’ of modern talent and our handsome host himself is one of France’s most important living sculptors.

  • Enter the Forbidden City

    In China, power was not formed with words like at the Greek agora, the Roman forum or in Western democracy… In China, power was formed with the brush.

  • Beneath an open sky: Nacional Beef & Wine

    If I was to give this restaurant in the heart of Antibes’ old town a tagline, it would have to be ‘cuisine sous le soleil’. Nacional specialises in high quality meats, but it also has a robust Mediterranean menu bursting with flavours of the region: truffles, fresh fish, burratas, and — of course — rosé.

  • Summer sales have arrived!

    Last Wednesday marked the start of the awaited six-week summer sales in the Alpes-Maritime department.

  • British visitors up 25% on 2016

    A half million euro tourism campaign primarily targeting British, German and Dutch visitors has proven fruitful with airlines reporting ticket sale increases of up to 30% (for May 2017 compared to May 2016). 

  • 25 years of RivieraZeit(ung)!

    The unique place, the cheerful mood of 200 happy guests, the spell of a Mediterranean full moon night… Magical! No other word can describe better our fabulous 25th birthday party at the Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild last June.