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The Maybourne Riviera – the new Jewel of Roquebrune-Cap-Martin

The Maybourne Riviera – the new Jewel of Roquebrune-Cap-Martin

Perched atop the colossal cliffs of Roquebrune-Cap-Martin is the dazzling modern architecture of The Maybourne Riviera hotel. Ideally located within one of the most alluring parts of the world, between Monaco and Menton and offering unparalleled views over Monaco, this ultra-luxury hotel opened its doors in the summer of 2021. Previously the site of Vista Palace hotel, this new villa had to overcome much controversy due to the concerns of local residents and environmental associations as to the safety of the cliffs upon which works were being carried out. Six years and 100,000,000 Euros later, this spectacular project was finally completed.

Where to rent Jet Skis on Caps

Where to rent Jet Skis on Caps

For any thrillseekers looking to rent a jet ski, French Riviera water sports specialists are plentiful, permits are not necessary, and qualified instructors will explain all the safety regulations and procedures.

Where to go for the Best Sushi in Nice

Where to go for the Best Sushi in Nice

Nice is the largest and arguably most cosmopolitan town on the French Riviera, with an enormous number of international clientele who have decided to make it their home. Out of a population of close to 350,000, a large number of those are expats who have bought real estate in the South of France and who have never been able to leave.

The Luxury Boutiques of Cannes’ Croisette

The Luxury Boutiques of Cannes’ Croisette

Cannes is a beautiful and glamorous city well known for its annual film festival and its superb beaches, first popularized by Coco Chanel in the 1920s. However, one Cannes street steals much of the city’s limelight. Boulevard de La Croisette is home not only to the Cannes Film Festival venue, but also many of the finest luxury hotels and boutiques.

A History of Rosé Wine

A History of Rosé Wine

Rosé wine is the favourite summer tipple in the South of France and it is believed to have been introduced to Provence by the Ancient Greeks. One of the highlights for many who holiday or indeed who live in the South of France is the plentiful source of excellent Rosé wine which makes the ideal aperitif in the hot Mediterranean sun.

Vence – The Marvel of Provence

Vence – The Marvel of Provence

There are undoubtedly some questionable prophecies that derived from renowned French writer, doctor and seer Nostradamus, but it appears his comments on the hilltop town of Vence were spot on. For after a visit to the ancient town not far from his home in St Remy de Provence, the 16th-century prophet declared that the ‘Garden of Vence’ was the ‘marvel of Provence’.