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How to get to and from Nice Airport

Getting to and from Nice Airport on public transport can be a challenging experience, especially at night. Fortunately, the new Nice tramline should be up and running by […]

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Liz Magor Exhibition at the MAMAC

MAMAC in Nice is hosting an exhibition of works by award winning Canadian visual artist Liz Magor, best known for her sculptures addressing themes of history, shelter and […]

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Red Bull Air Race – 21 & 22 April 2018

For the first time in its history, the Red Bull Air Race is coming to France. To Cannes, actually. Established in 2003 (though cancelled from 2011 to 2013 […]

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French housing tax cuts 2018 – will you benefit?

One of Macron’s promises during his election campaign was to abolish the payment of the Taxe d’Habitation for up to 80% of households, deeming the tax unfair. This […]

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C’est Pas Classique!

Despite an extraordinary rise in the activity of classical music, there is still a feeling that it needs to sell itself to certain audiences. Lovers of classical music […]

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Nice – Cannes Marathon 2017 traffic and travel information

The 10th edition of the Nice-Cannes Marathon takes place this coming weekend on Sunday 5 November. Runners set off at 8 from the Promenade des Anglais, and arrive on […]

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Entertaining visitors during winter on the Côte d’Azur

Those of us who live permanently on the Côte d’Azur have learned to avoid the summer heat while our visiting friends and families are delighted to bask on […]

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What’s on in November on the French Riviera

There’s entertainment for everyone this November on the Côte d’Azur! Whether you’re looking for classical, jazz, children’s entertainment, a marathon, dance, exhibitions… you’ll be sure to find something […]

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Housing tax – where were you living on 1 January?

Did you know that if you are a tenant you must pay the taxe d’habitation (housing tax) for the full year based on where you were living on […]

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Things to Consider When Buying a House on the Côte d’Azur

If you’ve spent time on the Côte d’Azur and fallen in love with its sunshine, scenery and delicious food and wine, you might be considering a move to […]

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