Recent Articles

  • 2018 begins in earnest at the Grimaldi Forum

    Riviera Insider was invited along to a press conference at the Grimaldi Forum in mid-January to discover the arts and culture agenda for the first half of 2018. The occasion was also an opportunity for renowned private bank in Monaco, Compagnie Monégasque de Banque, to announce the renewal of its support for the principality’s leading cultural institution.

  • CMB: the art of listening

    What do Swiss and Monegasque private banks have in common? Both offer their clients banking services within a framework of high political and economic stability, an important requirement if you want your money to be guarded safely. In addition, investor protection and expertise play a vital role in securing and retaining the trust of clients. As Monaco is subject to French rules in many areas regarding its banking system, its banks operate within a regulatory framework at the highest standards.

  • Massive Attack at Nice Jazz

    Bristol-based pioneers Massive Attack are to headline this summer’s Nice Jazz Festival, which will be celebrating its 70th anniversary. Performing in the heart of the city in Place Masséna on 19th July, the concert will be a great opportunity to see one of the original acts from the trip-hop era.

  • Seasonal festivals

    From the circus to fruits and flowers... Riviera Insider presents the first festivals of 2018. 

  • Toulon Airport announces Geneva link

    When summer arrives, will you be heading for the beach or the freshness of the mountains? If it’s the latter, you’ll be happy to hear that, for the first time, Aéroport Toulon Hyères will be operating bi-weekly SWISS flights between the Var and Geneva from June to September (in addition to the current weekly Air France flight).

  • Ville de Nice shuts access to coast

    Ensuing bad weather conditions have led the Ville de Nice to close access to certain parts of the city’s coastline from 2pm today.

  • 2018 Readers Survey

    A new project for the New Year… Most of us start with at least one resolution and, at Riviera Insider, ours for 2018 is getting to know our readers better. We want to know how we can improve our service as the only independent English-language print publication for the region and find out what you think of our magazine and how you read it.

  • Lenny Kravitz heads south

    American Grammy award-winner Lenny Kravitz has become the first artist to confirm his presence at the 2018 Jazz à Juan, which will be taking place from 14th to 22nd July.