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  • San Francisco’s LINES Ballet Visits the French Riviera

    Alonzo King, master choreographer and director of LINES Ballet, brings his company of extraordinarily talented dancers to the Riviera this December.

    San Francisco-based LINES opens its tour of France with performances in Fréjus on December 2nd, and in Cannes on December 3rd, before moving on to six further locations across the country. LINES will present a programme of two works - Concerto for Two Violins, and Writing Ground.

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  • Shaka Ponk Bringing Black Pixel Ape to Nice

    French electro-punk collective Shaka Ponk are back in Nice this December, bringing their unique brand of live music to the French Riviera.

    You may not be overly familiar with their name, but chances are that you have heard one of their biggest hits, 'My Name is Stain', or you may even know their animated monkey character, Goz, who is as much part of the group as any of the other six members.

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  • Rolling Out the Red Carpet for the 2014 Angel Film Awards in Monaco

    The annual Angel Film Awards in Monaco are just a few weeks away, and this year again boast some big names and interesting movies.

    The Angel Film Awards - Monaco International Film Festival, established in 2003, is a non-profit, non-governmental, independent Art House Cinema festival, celebrating peace, love, and movies.

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  • The Gorges du Verdon, South of France: Europe's Grand Canyon

    Europe's finest canyon: the Gorges du Verdon in the hinterland of the Côte d'Azur. Read on to see what the French Riviera can offer.

    If you are lucky enough to own Côte d’Azur property or have the opportunity to come to the French Riviera on holiday, then make sure that you don’t miss Europe’s finest canyon, the Gorges du Verdon. Named for its turquoise-blue colour, is just a short distance from most French Riviera cities.

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  • Le Banthai in Nice Takes You on a Culinary Journey to Thailand

    Le Banthai in Vieux Nice offers an authentic Thai experience, completely immersing its patrons in the spices and flavours of south-east Asia.

    Good news for the numerous affficionados of food from the kingdom of Siam, as they can now find fulfilment and happiness right in the middle of Vieux Nice. Le Banthai, which opened in 2013, is owned and run by a friendly niçois who spent 20 years in Thailand, and his Thai wife, the chef.

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Weekly Roundup - Time Again For Some Beaujolais Nouveau

Weekly Roundup - Time Again For Some Beaujolais Nouveau

Here we are again with another Weekly Roundup, bringing you the absolute best of what's on around the French Riviera over the coming week.




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Librairie Vigna LGBT et Féminism - Nice's Niche Bookstore

Librairie Vigna LGBT et Féminism - Nice's Niche Bookstore

The Librairie Vigna LGBT et féminisme in central Nice provides just the space to explore and purchase new, old and slightly used books.