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Château de la Bégude, An Invitation to Luxury

Château de la Bégude, An Invitation to Luxury

Located in Opio on the French Riviera between Cannes, Grasse and Nice, the Château de la Bégude comes to life in the heart of a beautiful estate dating from the seventeenth century. Luxury, relaxation and fine dining are on the program, making for a memorable and rejuvenating stay.
9/15/2014
Exploring the Gardens of the International Perfume Museum

Exploring the Gardens of the International Perfume Museum

Built in 2007, the gardens of the International Perfume Museum (MIP) in Grasse invite you on a unique sensory experience. Centifolia rose, tuberose, and jasmine welcome you to the world of perfume.
5/23/2014
Ideas for Mother's Day by L’OCCITANE

Ideas for Mother's Day by L’OCCITANE

To help you find the perfect gift for Mother’s Day and surprise your dear and loving mom, here are some original and lovely gift ideas. Perfume, soap, cosmetic bags, a Brazilian bracelet... plenty of ideas to spoil and pamper her!
4/18/2014
Orchids & Neroli: White & Feminine Flowers

Orchids & Neroli: White & Feminine Flowers

Precious and much sought after, Orchid and Neroli have a hint of extreme refinement, and are also both precious symbols of femininity. These are just two reasons to unite them in a new fragrance.
4/9/2014
The Grasse Perfume Museum Exhibits the Region’s Savoir-Faire

The Grasse Perfume Museum Exhibits the Region’s Savoir-Faire

Part of Grasse’s application for intangible cultural heritage status, in France and for all humanity, the International Perfume Museum in Grasse offers visitors a unique exhibition dedicated to the skills related to perfume, and runs until March 31, 2014.
2/14/2014
The Golden Mimosa, A Tree that Flowers in the Middle of Winter

The Golden Mimosa, A Tree that Flowers in the Middle of Winter

Each winter, around the month of February, the same ritual takes place. The inhabitants of Cannes, Grasse and Bormes les Mimosas come together for a very special walk. A promenade in the warm shadows of the Golden Mimosa tree…
10/8/2013
Perfumed Siestas

Perfumed Siestas

From July 1 to August 31, Grasse invites you to the third edition of the Siestes Parfumées festival. The concept? Make the most of a relaxing experience in an exceptional setting. With, as a bonus, an olfactive universe to discover.
6/15/2013
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
Why Grasse is the World Capital of Perfume

Why Grasse is the World Capital of Perfume

The town of Grasse, in the Cannes hinterland, is famous throughout the world for its perfume. Jasmine, roses, mimosa are just as many marvelous ingredients at the heart of the French perfume tradition. The International Perfume Museum in Grasse preserves this heritage via a collection as moving as it is surprising. Let’s visit!
4/15/2013
Grasse through the ages

Grasse through the ages

The city of Grasse conserves at the International Perfume Museum an impressive collection: between bottles, expertise, utensils and photographs, the museum pays tribute to a whole industry which came into existence at the end of the 19th century. Let’s travel back in time!
4/2/2013
The Fragrance Merchant

The Fragrance Merchant

A real character or a nomadic magician, the Fragrance Merchant fascinates with the magic of his talents. In his travels, he captures scents that he then likes to share. Thanks to him, a whiff of poetry will dress the Holiday festivities.
11/18/2012
Jasmine, A Love Story

Jasmine, A Love Story

Delicate and precious, white in summer, yellow in winter, with a star or corolla shape, the plant rich with 200 species has adapted according to its continent and climate; all the better to intoxicate us!
2/6/2012
Grasse the Perfume Capital

Grasse the Perfume Capital

A city of “art and history”, but especially of perfume and flowers, Grasse invites us to visit its streets, museums and gardens…
1/29/2012
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

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