Recent Articles

  • Locality reinterpreted: Arnaud Faye and originality at La Chèvre d'Or

    A new chef who is daring to do something different: reconsider ingredients traditionally viewed as ‘peasant’ food.

  • A night for shooting stars this weekend

    As Saturday turns to Sunday, cast your eye away to the sky and you may see between 50 and 100 shooting stars.

  • Limiting noise pollution in the Port of Nice

    Earlier this week, the city of Nice, along with a number of other French and Italian destinations, were granted approval to start a European cross-border project dubbed ‘Rumble’, which aims to minimise noise pollution in ports. A testing period will begin in January 2018 involving experiments across Europe that have been designed to seek out new solutions to preserve the quality of life of residents and visitors as well as guarantee economic attractiveness of ports.

  • Yersin departs Monaco for three-year scientific research mission

    Following an announcement from Prince Albert II of Monaco at the United Nations Ocean Conference in New York earlier this year, the three year-long Monaco Explorations Campaign has begun. Little over two weeks ago, on 27th July at 10.30pm, the M/V (motor vessel) Yersin departed the Principailty of Monaco and sailed out to the archipelagos of Macaronesia in the Atlantic Ocean in search of new information regarding marine conservation.

  • Late night openings at museums in Nice

    Discover Nice’s art collections and exhibitions by night every Thursday until 12th October as the Museum of Contemporary and Modern Art (MAMAC), the Masséna Museum and the Palais Lascaris leave their doors open until 10pm for visitors to enjoy late night access to the newest exhibitions.  

  • New water filtering station in Vence

    In the near future, a new water filtering system called the Malvan Purification Station is to be opened in Vence. Reducing water wastage and improved treatment techniques have become a priority in terms of environmental protection, public health, sustainable development and tourism for the region.

  • Immigration activist sentenced to four months suspended

    On Tuesday, the Appeal Court of Aix-en-Provence handed farmer and immigrant activist Cédric Herrou a four months suspended sentence for assisting 200 immigrants in crossing the Italian border into France. 

  • Mayor of Nice becomes proud father of baby girl

    On Friday 4th August, Mayor of Nice Christian Estrosi and his wife, Laura Tenoudji, became proud parents to a new baby girl: Bianca Ketty Noémie Nicea Estrosi.