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Cote d’Azur Cornice Roads Worth Driving On

Cote d’Azur Cornice Roads Worth Driving On

I love the French Coastline and love driving and exploring the little hidden treasures this incredible place has …
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Follow Picasso’s Footsteps along the Azure Coast

The Azure Coast is magnificent, and it is no wonder why Pablo Picasso, one of the greatest artists …
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Attending a Ballet in Monaco

I love the South of France and use every chance I get to visit and enjoy it. My …
Nice to Monaco

A Day on a Yacht along the Cote d’Azur: Nice to Monaco

The Azure coastline is incredible, with many beautiful sceneries that I simply can’t describe here – you will …
A James Bond-guided Tour Through the French Riviera

A James Bond-guided Tour Through the French Riviera

Any fan of the iconic secret agent 007 will enjoy my guide through the famous and not-so-famous places …
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A Night At The Opera

Nice has one of the nicest opera houses I have been to. The original opera house was built …
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A Perfect Town To Shop for Fresh and locally produced groceries.

I generally shop for my fresh produce every other day at an outdoor market in the next town …
An Overnight Trip To Venice From Villefranche

An Overnight Trip To Venice From Villefranche

I am often tempted to just stay in Villefranche, hanging out on one of Villa Hippocampo’s verandas, enjoying …
Luxury Holiday Itinerary

Luxury Holiday Itinerary on the French Riviera

Let’s be honest: the French Riviera was never meant to be subtle and understated. When it comes to …

Sightseeing in Villefranche, Nice & Antibes using Villa Hippocampo as your base

The French Riviera is one of the most visited coastal strips in the world, and it’s not hard …

Just for Teens (and the active and young at heart…)

Having a difficult time convincing your teens to accompany you to Villefranche-sur-Mer for the holidays? It’s hard to …