Monthly Archives: December 2011

Seasons Greetings from Cannes

Tweet

Posted in Life on the French Riviera | Tagged | Leave a comment

Christmas Shopping on the French Riviera

At this time of year our beautiful region is alive with Christmas spirit. In many of the towns and villages there are dedicated Christmas markets, skating rinks and of course the cafes are now selling ‘vin chaud’ a hot mulled … Continue reading

Posted in Life on the French Riviera | Tagged | Leave a comment

Property Buyers on the French Riviera

Just saw a comment from a writer for the UK Financial Times. ┬áHe says “the French are taking money out of banks and buying property to protect themselves”. ┬áThis is definitely borne out by the increasing percentage of French buying … Continue reading

Posted in Buying Property on the French Riviera | Tagged | Leave a comment

American Thanksgiving Day on the French Riviera

The American Thanksgiving holiday is always on the last Thursday of November. It is important because it is the only American holiday which is neither military nor religious – so celebrated by all Americans wherever in the world they are. … Continue reading

Posted in Life on the French Riviera | Tagged | 2 Comments