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  • Collectif 8: Goodbye TNN, Hello World!

    What at first glance may seem like the end of an era for Nice’s premier theater company, is only the beginning of tremendous opportunities.

    For well over a decade, Gaële Boghossian, her artistic twin flame Paulo Correia, and their company Collectif 8 were synonymous with high-class theater in Nice, regularly playing at the Théâtre National. After the departure of longtime artistic director Daniel Benoin at the end of 2013, his successor Irina Brook brings her own vision and style to the TNN, along with a new set of artists.

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  • Chez Moi in Nice Will Make You Feel Right at Home

    If you are looking for no-fuss, yet delicious food and friendly service, well look no further than the recently opened Chez Moi in Nice.

    Located on rue Paganini, a few blocks from the busy avenue Jean Médecin and directly opposite Théatre de la Cité, this neighbourhood restaurant is fast becoming a favorite for those looking to spend a relaxed and convivial evening out. « Chez Moi » means “at home” in French and this is exactly how the two owners want you to feel.

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  • Smoke on the Water - the Dragon Boats of Monaco

    For a setting more accustomed to superyachts, the sight of Dragon Boats cruising around Port Hercule must surely have raised some eyebrows!

    Now, you ask, what can I do of a Wednesday night in Monaco, maybe something on the water? Ponder no more – Dragon boating is here, right here in Monaco Harbour. How wild is that! You are not dreaming, this is not HK. How did it happen? Well, Clarence John, a professional dragon boat competitor, US Dragon Boat Team Member, met Prince Albert in Abu Dhabi – you know how these things work.

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  • Cannes Boat Show – A Luxury Yacht Affair

    Since 1977, Cannes has welcomed thousands of yachts to its ports. This year the Cannes Boat Show will exhibit 580 boats & 150 world premier editions.

    Just as the holidays are coming to an end, it’s still not over yet for those who work in the yachting industry along the Côte d’Azur. Since 1977, Cannes has welcomed thousands of stunning boats and luxury superyachts to its three main ports, including the ‘Vieux Port’, ‘Port Pierre Canto’ and the ‘Palais de Festivals’. And this year is going to be the biggest yet.

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  • A Touch of Nostalgia in a 2CV on the French Riviera

    What is more quintessentially French than taking a trip through the countryside in an open top 2CV, the perfect embodiment of nostalgia!

    I have just come back from Vence on the wonderful French Riviera with my photo group. We did the trip in the super lovely classic Citroën 2CVs provided by Patrizio at 2CV Escapade, who has 20 plus 2CVs, and he's still acquiring more! They are in absolutely stunning condition and all sorts of great colours.

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Weekly Roundup - Summer's Over, C'est la Rentrée

Weekly Roundup - Summer's Over, C'est la Rentrée

Summer has come to an end on the French Riviera and but we still have plenty of great suggestions for things to do over the coming week.

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Local Artist Karen Joubert Makes Donation to MAMAC

Local Artist Karen Joubert Makes Donation to MAMAC

Discover the works of local artist Karen at an upcoming exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art and Contemporary Art in Nice this September.



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LIFESTYLE

Smoke on the Water - the Dragon Boats of Monaco

Smoke on the Water - the Dragon Boats of Monaco

For a setting more accustomed to superyachts, the sight of Dragon Boats cruising around Port Hercule must surely have raised some eyebrows!

ON THE TOWN

L’Atente: A Thoroughly Timeless, 21st Century Father and Daughter Love Story

L’Atente: A Thoroughly Timeless, 21st Century Father and Daughter Love Story

Among a proliferation of short films, every so often an outstanding gem comes along, making you wish for a long…a VERY long version of it.

LOCAL BUZZ

Cannes Boat Show – A Luxury Yacht Affair

Cannes Boat Show – A Luxury Yacht Affair

Since 1977, Cannes has welcomed thousands of yachts to its ports. This year the Cannes Boat Show will exhibit 580 boats & 150 world premier editions.