4 Luxury Restaurants Near the Palais Des Festivals in Cannes

Cannes restaurant

Cannes is one of the most glamorous destinations in the world and for two weeks every year the international jet set descend upon the small the Riviera town. The Cannes Film Festival takes place at the Palais des Festivals amid the glare of the international spotlight, so visitors are looking for discreet restaurants to dine … Read more

One Step from Cannes Film Festival to Monaco Grand Prix

Are you trying to choose whether to go to the Cannes Film Festival or Monaco Grand Prix? Perhaps you’ve decided to go to both high-profile events but don’t know how to beat the traffic. The two most famous events in the Mediterranean to kick of the summer have always drawn huge crowds, not to mention … Read more

Top Marques Monaco 2017: The World’s Most Exclusive Car Show

Top Marques Monaco

Top Marques Monaco has established itself as one of the world’s premier supercar shows since its inauguration 14 years ago. This year, the event will be held at the award-winning Grimaldi Forum from 20th-23rd April, 2017. The glass-domed structure is perched next to the Mediterranean and provides a suitably opulent venue for the event that … Read more

Ski and Visit the Beach in One Day: Last of the Snow and First Warm Waters

Safety at Heli Securite

The Riviera is renowned for its long sunny days and Mediterranean lifestyle. What’s less well-known is that it also offers easy access to the Alps and the abundance of recreational opportunities available in the highest mountains of Western Europe. The good news is that there is a window of opportunity over the next month to … Read more

Megeve: The Perfect Destination for a Family Ski Trip

Megeve luxury

Megeve is famous for being one of France’s most upmarket ski resorts. The reputation is justified, but the best aspect of Megeve is that it’s a top choice for all ages; refined enough for adults but with enough activities for children of all ages. Megeve is undoubtedly one of the prettiest purpose-built in the Alps … Read more

A Day Trip to the French Alps or the Swiss Alps: Which is Better?

Swiss Alps luxury helicopter

The wonderful thing about the Alps is that they are close enough to the warmer parts of Europe to make for an amazing day trip. It’s easier than ever to visit the Alps in a day with a luxury helicopter transfer. For example, a luxury helicopter from the sunny French Riviera to Courchevel only takes … Read more

48 Hours in Chamonix

If you are short on time but want to experience the exhilaration of a quick skiing break, Chamonix has everything you could hope for in a ski resort. In fact, even non-skiers will find 48 hours adequate to enjoy a wide selection of off-piste activities and everyone will love the vibrant apres ski scene. Surrounded … Read more

48 Hours in Courchevel


Courchevel is proof that you can have it all: perfect skiing, fine dining, beautiful scenery and a sophisticated nightlife all in one stunning resort. Strictly speaking, the resort is actually separated into four distinct villages distinguished by their altitudes — 1300, 1550, 1650 and 1850 — but we’re focusing on the highest resort Courchevel 1850. … Read more