French Riviera

Wildfires See 10,000 Holidaymakers Evacuated From French Riviera Resorts

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 26.07.2017 | UK

Authorities have ordered the evacuation of 10,000 people as wildfires blazed through the French Riviera for a third day. A violent fire took off in th...

The French Riviera for Families

Fritha Strickland | Posted 13.08.2016 | UK Parents
Fritha Strickland

The French Riviera is a truly stunning place to visit and can be wonderful for children as there is so much to do. Although your initial thoughts may be of the glamour of Cannes, yachts and casino's there is so much of this part of France to explore that doesn't have to include this.

Saudi King Visit Prompts Nude Protest On French Riviera

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 27.07.2015 | UK

Nude swimmers joined demonstrators on the French Riviera on Monday to protest against a public beach being closed to locals during a visit by a billio...

Salman at the Beach: The Saudi King's Commandeering of a Stretch of the French Riviera Is Hardly Crime of the Century

Neil Durkin | Posted 22.07.2016 | UK
Neil Durkin

Yes, it puts the beach blanket babylon of the Vallauris row into perspective. How many grains of sand are there on that private beach in Vallauris? A lot, but not as many as the sum total of human rights violations in Salman's authoritarian kingdom in the past few years.

Roaming Scribe: One Foot in Sea and One on Shore

Lynn Houghton | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Lynn Houghton

Does it get any better than sipping a cool beer by the water in Portofino? Or nibbling a Tarte Tropezienne while watching a regatta in St Tropez? As we sail along a *superlatives can't describe it* sun-kissed coastline on Sea Dream II, we will visit stunning ports of call along the Italian and French Riviera.

$1m Theft Of Jewellery Due To Be Loaned To Stars From Cannes Hotel Room

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 17.05.2013 | UK

In a scene reminiscent of the plot of a Hollywood movie, a $1m cache of jewellery has been stolen from a hotel room in the French city of Cannes. ...

Rihanna Planning £100k Cruise With Drake?

WENN | Posted 14.07.2012 | Home

Rihanna is planning to sail away with her ex-lover Drake in a bid to rekindle their relationship. The singer is reportedly sparing no expense to wi...

You're Going To Need A Bigger Bolly

WENN | Posted 27.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

Absolutely Fabulous creator and star Jennifer Saunders has confirmed the cult British comedy is heading for the French Riviera - and the big screen. ...