Riviera Insider May/June 2020: A letter from the editor

Riviera Insider May/June 2020The May/June issue of Riviera Insider is the biggest and most exciting edition of the year. Out of the sleepy winter lull, the Côte d'Azur kicks into high gear for the start of the season (and the economy) with the Cannes Film Festival, the Monaco Grand Prix, Amber Lounge, Top Marques, Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity and more. But the Coronavirus brought all this to a slamming halt, causing event cancellations from early February through June. 

March/April issue of Riviera Insider free of charge

Riviera Insider March.April 2020 editionWe are certainly facing an unprecedented moment in the world! To ensure that you receive the current issue of Riviera Insider during the corona crisis, we are making it available online free of charge. We want to make sure that even though you are housebound, you can still read the articles and interviews that we work so hard to bring you.




Recent Articles

  • Get in the Ring Sophia: The international pitch competition

    Get in the Ring 2018 c. BA06Get in the Ring (GITR) is a global pitch challenge for the best new start-up. Part of Sophia Antipolis' 50th-anniversary celebrations, Riviera Press’ START Magazine and BA06 Accelerator are co-organizing the 5th French final of 'Get in the Ring' on 24 October 2019. 


  • Ticket Giveaway: Cannes Orchestra plays Brahms & Beethoven

    Alexandra Soumm (c) Balazs BoroczWe are giving away tickets to see the Cannes Orchestra on Friday, 20 December, at 8:30 pm at the Théâtre Croisette. On the program are works by Brahms and Beethoven, conducted by the enigmatic artistic director, Benjamin Lévy.

  • French Lessons with Frantastique

    Need to improve your French but don’t have the time for classes?
    "Microlearning" is the name of the tried and tested concept that 15 minutes a day is enough to quickly achieve long-term success. Frantastique, a new digital learning platform for advanced learners promises to improve your French grammar and comprehension with their new programme.

  • La Route du Goût: Monaco's organic event

    Chef Paolo Sari Route du GoutThis weekend, from 12 to 13 October, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Quai Antoine 1er will focus on organic gastronomy, but also on ecological issues, health, youth and sport. Craftsmen, farmers and winegrowers will present their products to the public, including tastings and sales.

  • Club Vivanova and Isabelle Kristensen Fashion Experience

    Club Vivanova House of KristensenHigh fashion, divine perfume and a fine Prosecco tasting await guests of Club Vivanova's latest and very glamorous evening on Thursday, 10 October. The evening of international networking will be highlighted by the Isabell Kristensen Fashion Experience, displaying top designs from the club's fashion partner and a sampling of her signature perfumes. 

  • Marathon des Alpes-Maritimes Nice-Cannes 2019

    Nice Cannes Marathon 2018 c.Ville de NiceThe Marathon des Alpes-Maritimes is the second most important marathon in France after Paris. This year, the marathon celebrates its 12th Anniversary and will take place on the 3rd November 2019, starting from the Promenade des Anglais. 

  • Antoine Pierini glass exhibition in Monaco

    Pierini exhibition at Monte Carlo BayThe renowned Biot glass artist, Antoine Perini will exhibit at the Monte Carlo Bay Hôtel & Resort in Monaco the until 30th of September.  

  • Floating penthouses: A new trend is coming to the Côte d'Azur

    The floating penthouses of the German manufacturer "Rev House" are now also available on the Côte d'Azur. Photo: Rev HouseWho doesn't dream of living, working and celebrating with a front-row view? A floating penthouse provides a marina feeling, closeness to nature and maximum freedom all at the same time. At the beginning of September, this innovative living concept will reach the Côte d'Azur in a spectacular way.