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What better way to celebrate the warm days of summer on the Côte d’Azur than through music. The programme for the upcoming Nice Jazz Festival has now been published and the historic event is inviting some exciting artists from all over the world to play on the Place Masséna stage from 17th to 21st July.
This summer, let yourself be carried into the sweet sound of musical classics and other exotic discoveries introduced by Menton’s scenic landscapes and most talented artists in the world. From 29th July to 13th August, Menton will be hosting its famous Festival de Musique de Menton, a tradition which the town holds dear to their heart since centuries and birthed by André Böröcz.
In the hours that followed the Friday terror attack in Sweden’s capital city, Monaco’s Prince Albert II has reached out to King Carl Gustaf XVI and offered his condolences and support during the difficult time.
Nestled in the green hills behind Cannes, the gardens of the International Museum of Perfume in Mouans-Sartoux have launched for the season. For the gardens, which are now celebrating their 10th anniversary since reopening, 2017 is a year to remember and reflect on the progress and change the gardens have seen in the past decade.
The 32nd International Festival of Fashion and Photography will take place at the end of April in the beautiful Villa Noailles in Hyères. The inauguration of the festival will start at 7pm on Thursday 27th April at the property, which be exclusively opened until 11pm for the duration of the festival (27th April until 1st May).
Save the date! One of the most exclusive and glamourous events of the summer season has just been announced at the Villa Malou and Villa Ephrussi de Rothschild. The Monegasque association AIDA has planned a memorable night with Le Bal de la Baronne. The costumed ball fuses Orientalism and Japanese fashion trends that influenced designers from the Belle Époque. The event takes place on 22nd July at the Saint-Jean Cap Ferrat peninsular.
Monaco recently tested its security measures and ability to react to a serious public safety threat in a hostage-taking scenario baptised Alpha Tango. The full-scale operation, which took place on 3rd April between 7pm and 2pm, gathered more than 400 law enforcement teams and medical professionals together at the Rainier III Auditorium in the context of a multi-hostage situation.
The Centre Hospitalier Princesse Grace in Monaco has expanded its outpatient care to provide patients with a faster recovery and more personalised treatment and service following an operation or hospital stay.