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  • La Nuit de l'Elégance in Monaco Guaranteed to Sparkle!

    La Nuit de l'Elégance, taking place on Thursday, the 2nd of October at the superb new Monaco Yacht Club is guaranteed to be a glittering affair.

    The first thing that we have to point out is that the event has already sold out! So what is the point of telling you about it? The point is that a hugely generous donor who bought a table is now auctioning it! So there is a chance to go to this glamorous, and I mean glamorous, event. Super cool.

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  • Poland - Discover the Hidden Gem of Eastern Europe

    Poland may not rank very high on many people’s list of places to see, but it is nonetheless a fascinating country with a turbulent yet rich history.

    The former Polish capital, Krakow, does not need any introduction. Considered by many as one of the most enchanting cities in Eastern Europe, it remains in many ways the cultural and artistic hub of the country. Its historic center not only avoided destruction during World War II, it also survived the Soviet occupation.

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  • Yachting Industry Gets on its Bike in aid of Cancer Research

    After the success of the inaugural charity cycle ride in aid of Cancer Research last year, the Cogs 4 Cancer guys are back in the saddle again!

    The Cogs 4 Cancer team, comprising 16 riders from the yachting industry, will be riding from Ancona in Italy, all the way to Antibes via Monaco, in aid of Cancer Research UK, Clinique Tzanck in Mougins and the children’s cancer unit at the Lenval Hospital in Nice.

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  • Property of the Week - Charming Villa in Idyllic Apricale

    This property, enjoying heavenly peace and stunning panoramic views, is situated in the rolling hills just above the village of Apricale.

    A small private road lined with oleander shrubs leads directly to the property. Once through the entrance gate, the well maintained grounds and the driveway paved with natural stone, come into view. There are four off-street parking spaces on the grounds, two of which are covered-in.

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  • Monaco to Auction Prince Louis II’s Collection of Napoleonic Artifacts

    Monaco’s Musée des Souvenirs Napoléoniens will close its doors at the end of the year, with its contents set to be auctioned this November.

    This considerable collection amounts to nearly 1,000 pieces that include many manuscripts, weapons, paintings, and sculptures. Other items of note include a black felt cocked hat, which was worn by the French ruler during his imprisonment on the island of Elba and which is valued at between €300,000 and €400,000

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Weekly Roundup - Get Your Purple Pants On!

Weekly Roundup - Get Your Purple Pants On!

Welcome back to another Weekly Roundup, bringing you absolutely the very best of things to do on the French Riviera over the coming week.

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Poland - Discover the Hidden Gem of Eastern Europe

Poland - Discover the Hidden Gem of Eastern Europe

Poland may not rank very high on many people’s list of places to see, but it is nonetheless a fascinating country with a turbulent yet rich history.



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That Was the Monaco Yacht Show That Was [Photos]

That Was the Monaco Yacht Show That Was [Photos]

The 2014 Monaco Yacht Show was billed as being the biggest and best yet, and the organisers certainly did not disappoint with this edition.

ON THE TOWN

5 of the Best: Hottest Nightspots in Monaco

5 of the Best: Hottest Nightspots in Monaco

Monaco has it all: prestigious five star hotels, award winning restaurants, and some of the hottest night spots along the Côte d’Azur.

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