Monthly Archives: November 2013

France Remains the Top Property Destination for International Buyers

New data from a respected and large UK mortgage house reveals that the number of overseas mortgage enquiries made by British purchasers rose by 62 per cent in the third quarter of 2013. The latest figures show that France is … Continue reading

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Nice is the capital of the Cote d’Azur

The Nice authorities have now launched the controversial project to build a second tram line East to West. After years of consultation, archaeological surveys and public opinion, work has at last begun on the track that will run East to … Continue reading

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New from Jackie Pressman Eating in France

This article appeared in the NY Times Travel section 27 years ago! IN FRANCE, THE MEAL AS METAPHOR April 20, 1986                                       … Continue reading

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Changing seasons in the French Riviera markets

We can always tell that Autumn is here by the seasonal fruits and vegetables appearing in the covered farmers markets.  All collected/picked no later than the night before and so sun-ripened and with all their roots and flowers – which … Continue reading

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