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Carlton Hotel in Cannes, Grace Kelly suite

Carlton Hotel in Cannes, Grace Kelly suite

A great love story between cinema and the French Riviera has existed since the invention of film. Each year this idyllic region attracts many film producers. Highly sought after, cinema’s biggest continue to make it a key destination. Let’s look at the history of this “Hollywood on the Riviera.”
3/26/2014
The Exotic Ambiance of the Serre de la Madone Garden

The Exotic Ambiance of the Serre de la Madone Garden

Located in the heart of Menton, a town in southeast France with the lemon as its symbol, the Serre de la Madone garden is renowned for its rich variety of plants. Now listed as a historic monument and completely restored, this magical place is a must-see.
3/20/2014
The Olive & Artichaut Restaurant in Nice or the Art of Enhancing Local Produce

The Olive & Artichaut Restaurant in Nice or the Art of Enhancing Local Produce

Gourmets take note! Recently installed in the heart of the Old Town in Nice, the restaurant Olive & Artichaut is one of the new spots not to miss. Here Provençal flavors and local produce work together with subtlety for a "simple, natural and unpretentious cuisine."
1/16/2014
The Southern Alps: Where Ski Resorts Boast Sun & Snow!

The Southern Alps: Where Ski Resorts Boast Sun & Snow!

With no less than 65 stations enjoying a unique location between the sea and the mountains, the Southern Alps are the ideal destination for your winter holidays. Here, snow and sun are certainly waiting for you! There’s something to satisfy everyone, experienced skiers and beginners alike.
1/6/2014
A Cuisine Made of Fragrances with Chef Jacques Chibois in Grasse

A Cuisine Made of Fragrances with Chef Jacques Chibois in Grasse

It’s in the countryside, in a magnificent 18th-century farmhouse with a view over the sea, the Esteral Massif and the bay at Théoule, that Jacques Chibois presents his cuisine with its delicately perfumed floral touches. What could be more natural when you find yourself in Grasse, the capital of perfume ?
5/14/2013
At the Heart of the Grape Harvest

At the Heart of the Grape Harvest

The grape harvest has begun on the Côté d’Azur and will continue until October around France. It’s an important moment for the winemakers and wine lovers! The photographer José Nicolas pays tribute to this event through a series of photographs. Prepare to be dazzled.
9/4/2012
Sainte-Marguerite, The Island of Legends

Sainte-Marguerite, The Island of Legends

Facing the bay of Cannes, the Lérins Islands have over the centuries inspired many legends based on historical fact or wild rumor.
9/2/2012
TSS TSS TSS TSS TSS

TSS TSS TSS TSS TSS

Many questions remain forever without answer. What is the meaning of life ? Are we responsible for things we don't know we've done ? What is beauty ? And especially, why does everyone own a terra-cotta cicada ?
1/12/2012
Candy creator

Candy creator

In 1949 a special confectionery was created, near Grasse, the perfume capital. More than 60 years later, and having just opened a new outlet on the Nice port, the Confiserie Florian has become a gourmet institution, in the heart of Provence.
10/18/2011

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