A brief guide to public transport in the Riviera Paris is the most expensive city in France, but even for a couple of adopted Parisians like us (after 20 years in la capitale), certain things on the French Riviera still feel expensive: property for example, particularly if it has a […]
Genoa for some may seem a little more than a run-down harbour town between the two strips of the Italian Riviera. For us, who go there regularly, it is an endless source of delight. But no matter how many times we return, we always […]
A Surreptitious Visit to the Glorious Fontana Rosa Garden Public servants in France do make mistakes – which is why we had 20 glorious minutes discovering this garden on our own!
The glorious Fontana Rosa Garden just outside of Menton – on the French […]
Nice, the capital of the French Riviera, was the great love of Matisse Renoir had Cagnes-sur-Mer, Chagall had St Paul de Vence, Jean Cocteau had Menton, Vallauris and Picasso divided his love for Vallauris and Antibes (but there is a lot to share, Picasso being “vast and containing multitudes”). But […]