People & Lifestyle
People and Lifestyle: In this month’s ‘My Village’ a mayor emails his people on what’s going on
I love coming home to this tranquillity and fresh air because you know what it's like in Monaco, hectic, built up, noisy." Sacha Williams lives with her French fiancé Benoît (Ben) in Vienna, a hamlet in the commune of Blausasc in the Paillon valley, north east of Nice.Read more … Ever heard of Blausasc?
People & Lifestyle: Skin guru Vaishaly brings treatments to Terre Blanche
Gone are the days when a massage room just gave you a good rub down and sent you on your way. Today, cutting-edge spas like the Four Season resort at Terre Blanche promise to give their clients and guests so much more. Indeed, at this resort, nestled in the beautiful hilly countryside of the Var, a facial doesn’t only freshen tired skin and fight wrinkles but it also works on the inside, giving you a healthy mind and soul.Read more … Famous facials in the Var
People & Lifestyle: Regine Sixt, head of Sixt, is queen of the car rental industry. She revealed her recipe for success to The RT
People & Lifestyle: Nice-based US WWII veteran discovers army pal after 65 years
An American living in Nice has been reunited with his comrade in arms 65 years since they were last in contact.Read more … An old comrade googled
People & Lifestyle: It's easy to dazzle the stars when you know how
If you are planning on going to Cannes this year for the Riviera’s famous film festival alongside the world’s biggest stars, be assured that the latest films will not be the only thing judged.Read more … Cannes do glitz
People and Lifestyle: Boots beauty ‘treats’ soon to be found in every Carrefour hypermarche in France thanks to new business alliance
If you're on the Riviera and have been missing your daily Boots essentials then you'll be over the moon to hear that the leading international health and beauty group has decided to sign a long term agreement with French supermarket giant, Carrefour.Read more … Boots products coming to a Carrefour near you!
People & Lifestyle: The Mediterranean recipe for health, beauty and happiness
If living healthier is one of your goals, an advantage of being on the Riviera is the fact that Mediterranean people have long been known for having a longer life expectancy and excellent overall health. It is mainly attributed to a diet of fresh fruit, vegetables, whole grains and lean protein, but what really sets them apart is all the olive oil, fish and a daily glass of red wine with meals.Read more … Stay young at heart
People and Lifestyle: As the Riviera hots up, Michele Corty reveals the coolest trends
A hot new season is here and it is finally time to shed your winter layers to cut a more daring silhouette. This Spring/Summer, expect to see colourful new fashion styles budding and a few ghostly trends from Autumn’s past revamped to accommodate the Riviera’s sweltering sun.Read more … Spring in your style step
People and Lifestyle: Spring gets us back to nature, providing fun for all the family
Inhale and ah… There is something thrilling about catching the scent of spring budding in the air. Summer is on the way and boy is it exciting; the days are getting longer and lighter, the climate warmer and it feels as if the whole world is waking up and coming out of hibernation. If you're someone who feels the joy of spring, these early days of the season are a prime time to get outside and go back to nature. In the mountains, woodlands and fields everything smells fresh, of bark and grass and flowers, and many animals are in their element, this time of year traditionally being a period of birth and new life.Read more … Walk on the region's wildside
People & Lifestyle: Helen Misseri on searching for eggs and treasure
This year Easter seems to be a particularly delicious date in some of the Alpes- Maritimes' more eastern towns and villages.Read more … Easter hunt!