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Provence & Côte d'Azur: Terre Blanche’s Philippe Jourdin tells a story on each plate

Back at the helm

The luxury resort in Fayence, the Var, has brought back the man who once gave the hotel’s restaurant its 2nd Michelin star. What will the culinary giant achieve this time?Read more …

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Provence & Côte d'Azur: The trendy festival explores the permeability between art, photography, fashion and design

International Festival for Fashion and Photography

The International Festival for Fashion and Photography is a springboard for young designers and photographers. Presided over by Caroline, Princess of Monaco, the festival this year boasts another famous name to its team of organisers: Karl Lagerfeld, who’ll be stepping in as artistic director.Read more …

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Provence & Côte d'Azur: The suspect had been sentenced to eight years in prison in 2005 for manslaughter

Mutilated body of missing British expat found

The body of a British expat who went missing last weekend has been found in a village not far from her home in the south west of France. A man has been charged with her murder after reportedly contacting police and telling them where to find the victim’s body parts. Read more …

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Provence & Côte d'Azur: Notre Dame beach on Porquerolles won out of the 280 European beaches nominated

Var beach the most beautiful in Europe

Hyères has won top spot in a ranking of the most beautiful beaches in Europe. A beach on the island of Porquerolles, just off the coast of the Var town, was given the impressive accolade by a European tourism organisation, which noted its unspoilt landscape and variety of wildlife.Read more …

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Provence & Côte d'Azur: "If effective measures are not taken, our shepherds will disappear," said Estrosi

Shepherds fight back after 129th wolf attack

Sheep carcasses are being dumped on roundabouts north of Carros, highlighting a recent wolf attack which killed around two dozen sheep just outside the village of Roquebillière. The number of attacks is on the rise and farmers are demanding action. Read more …

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Provence & Côte d'Azur: Nice is one of nine cities in France chosen by Orange to become 100% fibre-optic

Major fibre-optic rollout by 2016

Frustratingly slow internet will soon be a thing of the past in Nice, as residents will benefit from access to a super-fast service as soon as next year. By the end of 2016, telecommunications giant Orange will extend its fibre-optic technology across the whole city, so 100% of homes will be able to surf the internet without disruption.Read more …

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Sponsored: Join Club Vivanova guests for a six course lunch and endless champagne

Sunday Champagne Omakase Lunch

Join Bradley Mitton with special Club Vivanova guests at the exceptional NOBU Fairmont Monte Carlo for a relaxing Sunday Champagne lunch on 3rd May. Read more …

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Amazing raffle prize to raise money for Girl Rising charity!

Win a fantastic prize package worth almost 1,000€ while contributing to the charity Girl Rising, which raises money to educate girls around the developing world. There are only 100 tickets available, so you have a great chance of taking home the prize! Read more …

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Competition: Enter now to win!

Win! Tickets to the Comedy Club!

The Riviera Times is giving away two tickets to one of the upcoming shows of the Comedy Club of the Côte d'Azur! Read more …

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Provence & Côte d'Azur: Nice is the first city in France to introduce such a system throughout its territory

Nice to install traffic surveillance system

Wherever you drive in Nice, make sure you’re extra vigilant from now on. As of this week, a surveillance system will be gradually implemented across the whole city which identifies traffic offences and automatically sends a fine to your address. Read more …

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Monaco: The baby girl is sister to the princely couple's first child, two-year-old Sacha

Princely Family welcomes newest addition

The Princely Family of Monaco is celebrating a new arrival this week. Andrea Casiraghi and his wife Tatiana welcomed a baby girl on Sunday, the couple's second and Princess Caroline’s first granddaughter.Read more …