Things to See and Do in Bordighera

Three things to see and do in the town where Monet developed his “mature style” If you holiday on the French Riviera, you should not miss the opportunity of making the short hop across the border to visit Italy. (If you are a regular visitor of this blog, this piece […]

What Will You See and Do in Juan les Pins?

The problem with Juan-les-Pins is not that the town, like so many other Mediterranean resorts, had sold its soul to the tourism industry. The problem is that it never had one. Three things to do in Juan les Pins: go to the beach. Go clubbing. Go back to the beach. […]

Things To See and Do When Visiting Menton

How to have a great time in the French Riviera’s most classically beautiful resort town Menton – the eastern outpost on the Cote d’Azur – is a true jewel of the French Riviera: far removed from the vulgarity that blights some of the other resorts, it features an immaculately kept, […]

How to See the Riviera for Next to No Money

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 […]