French Friday – Notes on Nice

There is something about the Cannes Film Festival that always represents the beginning of summer for me (despite the rain this year!) and my thoughts turn to the Côte d'Azur and the French Riviera region where you will soon find a large concentration of tourists in St. Tropez, Cannes, Nice and Monaco - all ready to embrace the sunshine and unique lifestyle of that region. Of all the notable … [Read more...]

French Friday – Explore glamorous Cannes on a day trip from Nice

Is there any place on Earth that screams glamour more than the city of Cannes on the French Riviera? With its luxury shops, palatial hotels and gourmet restaurants, not to mention golden beaches filled with bikini-clad sunbathers, playboys cruising about in luxury cars and of course the annual film festival, the place is something of a magnet for the rich and famous. But you don't need to … [Read more...]