Posts Tagged ‘ Nice ’

Atlantic France and beyond

Jan 13th, 2017 | By

Recent atrocities in Nice and Paris have made many anxious about travelling to France in the near future but don’t be deterred from visiting, writes Paul Wojnicki



Support Nice and the French Riviera

Jul 15th, 2016 | By

We should respond as we did after the incidents on Charlie Hebdo, Brussels and the Paris attacks earlier this year. By giving two fingers to terrorism and continuing to travel and holiday as planned but, at the same time, being cautious as we would be wherever we travel.



Joining carnival time in Nice

Jan 19th, 2014 | By
Carnival in Nice

Although there are over 2,000 events held every year in Nice it is the carnival that is the most popular. Since the middle ages the carnival has been held and today, it ranks as one of the most well-known anywhere in the world. And it is only a month away. It starts on St Valentine’s Day (a suggestion there if you were planning a romantic getaway) and runs until the 4th of March. For over 15 days, the city hums to the rhythm of this
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Naughty but Nice!

Feb 4th, 2013 | By

France’s fifth largest city remains the undisputed queen of the Cote d’Azur. Frederic tells us everything we need to know about Nice and its unmissable Carnival – a fortnight of fireworks, flower parades and parties



Carnival Nice

Jul 14th, 2012 | By

Nice is the second most important visitor destination in France after Paris. Just the name and that of the area, be it in French or English – French Riviera or Cote d’Azur- will mean sophistication, glorious holidays and a jet-set style.



Letter from France: February 2012

Feb 16th, 2012 | By

Whether you’re a novice or seasoned traveller, France will steal your heart. Each month, Frederic – our French correspondent – gives us the low-down on what to see and do across the channel