Recent Articles

  • Monaco Grand Prix: the programme

    Other circuits in the championship come and go, but Monaco always remains. Why? It is in a league of its own in terms of prestige and history. Among the great drivers of Formula 1, it is the one race they all dream of winning.

  • Les Nouvelles Etoiles du Cinéma

    As the set of over 70 films, Saint Tropez certainly has cinematic kudos. This spring, from 10th to 14th April, the town will welcome up-and coming-stars for a film event and awards ceremony, which will commend young actors and actresses for their first starring role in a film of any genre.

  • Monaco Run

    What a way to rediscover the principality! The annual Monaco Run by the Fédération Monégasque d'Athlétisme is to be held on Sunday 11th March and you can sign up right until the day before as an individual or with a partner.

  • Cuisine Cannoise en Fete

    The cold chill of winter will soon be a thing of the past, and the colours and smells of the Côte d’Azur in spring are fast approaching. Time to stop making excuses for staying indoors, and get out there and see the best of what our region has to offer!

  • Red Bull Air Race: tickets go on sale

    For the first time in the history of the adrenaline and jet-powered competition, the Red Bull Air Race Wold Championship is heading to France. Cannes has been selected as the location for the second stage of the international event, between 21st and 22nd April, and tickets are now on sale!

  • Starter Business Center launches in Sophia Antipolis

    Situated in the Les Algorithmes complex in Sophia Antipolis, the Starter Business Center has been the home of Riviera Insider for some months now, but is now ready to welcome other companies and start-ups after a successful launch last week.

  • Skiing & snowshoeing against cancer

    On Saturday 17th March, La Ligue Contre le Cancer (the League Against Cancer) in the Alpes-Maritimes will host the Snow Day Challenge in the ski resort of Auron. Participants can choose between a parallel slalom race down the piste or a cross-country snowshoe hike, with all proceeds going towards research, treatment and prevention strategies. Support a great cause and countless families in the region!

  • Let it snow

    Towns and cities across the French Riviera woke up to more winter wonderland this morning than a region that seemed to be welcoming in spring. Snow is expected throughout the day and temperatures as low as -11°C have been recorded in Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur during the early hours of Monday.