How I vacationed like a tycoon on French Riviera on middle-class budget
My “affordable” getaway included a two-bed, two-bath apartment with yacht-like views overlooking the sea in Villefranche sur mer, a sleepy old town just east of Nice, France. The trip also included many lunch and dinners out, where I dined on local ...
Visit the glitzy location of Sky drama Riviera
My driver turns out to be an invaluable guide. I'd planned to tour the Côte d'Azur by train, but from Jean Jacques I get the gossip that makes the hills come alive. Collecting me from my base at the Negresco, Nice's famous seafront hotel, he drives me ...
Photos: Today in History
Vice Admiral David L. McDonald, new commander of the U.S. Sixth Fleet, talks with Princess Grace of Monaco as they stand near the bell of the cruiser flagship Springfield aboard the vessel off the Mediterranean Coast of France at Villefranche-Sur-Mer ...
Where to Stay in Villefranche-sur-Mer
We climb the steep flight of stairs, one floor up, and enter Le Petit Bijou (The Little Jewel). Before us, two sets of French doors open out to a balcony with a view of the Mediterranean as it comes in to form the bay at Villefranche-sur-Mer. Framed by ...
European Great Escapes That Can't Be Missed
Be part of the nonstop Tropezian action at the Hotel Byblos (byblos.com), a celeb hangout for such stars as Leonardo di Caprio, George Clooney, and Naomi Campbell. The hotel, likes its ... Bagatelle Beach (bagatellesttropez.com) in St. Tropez offers a ...
Die Côte d'Azur erinnert an Filme und Ferien
Unterkunft: Hotel Carlton, Cannes. In DZ in der Nebensaison ab 238 Euro. Hotel Suisse, Nizza, DZ ab 143 Euro, Welcome Hotel in Villefranche-sur-Mer DZ ab 149 Euro. Essen: Le Relais des Semailles, 9-11 Rue Saint-Antoine, Cannes. Mediterrane Küche ...
Dress code advice for Muslim travellers visiting France
Other places where burkinis are banned include Menton, Beaulieu-sur-Mer, Cannes, Cap d'Ail, Eze, Mandelieu-La Napoule, Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, Saint-Laurent-du-Var and Villefranche-sur-Mer. The fine for wearing a burkini on beaches where the garment ...
French police make woman remove clothing on Nice beach following burkini ban
How to Travel to the French Riviera
The ride from Nice to Menton on the line 100 bus (which departs from the port) is a scenic trip east along the rugged coastline with stops in beachside towns like Villefranche-sur-Mer, Beaulieu, Cap d'Ail and Monaco. The Regional Express .... Cocktails ...
Périgueux : une exposition exceptionnelle sur Cocteau et les anges
C'est à double titre que l'exposition sur Cocteau à Périgueux est exceptionnelle : elle réunit des dessins et céramiques inédits de l'auteur, mais c'est également la première fois que l'hôtel de Laurière, géré par le fonds de dotation du même nom ...
Absolutely Fabulous: Where to find the Bubble Palace and those plush hotels
While the TV series mostly took place in Eddy's flat, the movie sees Jennifer Saunders and Joanna Lumley's decadent duo living it up on the Cote d'Azur after fleeing London. "Patsy and Eddy are wildly hedonistic creatures and to them the South of ...
Alternative names for Villefranche-sur-Mer, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France: