My French Riviera Photo Diary // Brittany from Boston

My French Riviera Photo Diary

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Whenever someone asks me what’s my favorite place I’ve traveled to so far, I have a really hard time answering but my mind often goes to the French Riviera. It was such a spectacular experience to live there this summer while working on megayachts, and I feel so lucky that I lived in such a […]

Your Complete Guide to the French Riviera // Brittany from Boston

Your Complete Guide to the French Riviera

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Everyone should visit the French Riviera at least once in their lives, and the lucky ones will come back more than once! I consider myself very lucky because I spent an entire summer here, and it didn’t lose one bit of charm. From the perfect sunny weather to the crystal blue Côte d’Azur waters to […]

Villefranche-Sur-Mer Visitor Guide: The French Riviera's Colorful Town // Brittany from Boston

Villefranche-Sur-Mer Visitor Guide: The French Riviera’s Colorful Town

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This small little port town on the French Riviera might be overlooked by the casual tourist in need of a speedy run-through of the coastal towns, but Villefranche-Sur-Mer is colorful and charming and definitely worth a visit! It’s one of those towns where you don’t encounter massive crowds and as you take your time to […]

Saint Jean Cap Ferrat Visitor Guide: The Most Expensive Real Estate // Brittany from Boston

Saint Jean Cap Ferrat Visitor Guide: The Most Expensive Real Estate

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Famed for its international celebrity draw, Saint Jean Cap Ferrat is an exclusive neighborhood on the French Riviera and has a concentration of some of the most expensive real estate in the world. It doesn’t take long visiting here to see why the rich and famous would choose this beautiful locale for their vacation homes. […]

Beaulieu-Sur-Mer Visitor Guide: The Real French Riviera // Brittany from Boston

Beaulieu-Sur-Mer Visitor Guide: The Real French Riviera

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I’ve been living in and traveling around the French Riviera all summer, and I’ve seen how every different town and village tries to maintain the essence of the French Riviera charm. Mostly this is done in a way that caters to tourists, but it also allows space for the preservation of the old town and […]

Èze Visitor Guide: The Highest Village on the Riviera // Brittany from Boston

Èze Visitor Guide: The Highest Village on the Riviera

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After hiking up a mountain for an hour, sweating in the unforgiving heat of the July sun, I was ushered into a beautiful town by the ringing of church bells. Definitely the best hike ever! I was totally surprised by Èze because it’s not as popular a destination on the Riviera as Cannes or Monaco. […]

Monaco Visitor Guide: The Richest and Smallest Country // Brittany from Boston

Monaco Visitor Guide: The Richest and Smallest Country

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Okay you caught me, Monaco isn’t actually the world’s smallest country (it’s the second smallest). But it is the richest! And for that reason, it draws people in, people curious about its luxurious tradition of flaunting its wealth, whether it be old money or new money. Thoughts of Monaco and Monte-Carlo conjure up images of […]