The Riviera city of Menton celebrates the opening of its annual Music Festival, the oldest and most prestigious in Europe, on July 31st.
The Festival de Menton has been attracting some of the world’s greatest classical artists for over 60 years, and this year’s programme - the 65th - is no exception, bound to delight the many music lovers who’ll be gathering in the beautiful city known as La perle de la France.Read More
So, Crazy Week has come to an end, and what a journey of musical discovery it has been - we're already looking forward to next year's offering!
It has been a fantastic Crazy Week, amazing. Discovering Miss America, what a treat that was, and then discovering the magic of FFF who have been around a while although this the first time I experienced their energy. Two wows definitely on the list for searching out - they should be on your list too.Read More
What better way to pass an evening than in the superb surroundings of the Mas de Pierre with some fabulous sounds provided by Philippe Harari.
I spent an exceptional night at Le Mas de Pierre near St. Paul de Vence. A great place in an even greater location, so good it impressed a city person like me. I went there to see my great friend Philippe Harari and his delightful partner, Bobbi Rae, in action – they have a residency there Thursdays and Saturdays.Read More
What do you get when you take the world’s most nutrient-dense food and turn it into artwork? A visit to Nice’s Xocoalt will tell you.
The moment you step into Xocoalt, you find yourself transported to a different universe - one that is calm, peaceful, sensual, and fragrance-filled, far from the hustle and bustle of central Nice just outside. You know you just arrived in heaven, and St. Peter, or rather Fabrice Zuppo, is there to greet you and serve you manna in the form of the most amazing chocolate you will ever taste.Read More