Tips and Articles for Nice, Marseille + The Côte d'Azur

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At 11:13 p.m. Thursday night, Stephanie, a good friend from my hometown of Nice, messaged me. “Are you ok?!” ... Read More

A shocking Bastille Day attack in Nice, France, in which a man shot bystanders and rammed a truck through celebrating crowds, has left more than 80... Read More

Gwyneth Paltrow is known for her high-end taste (remember her must-have $55,000 headphones?), so it’s no surprise that during a recent vacation to the... Read More

Once overlooked for its sister, Marseilles, the blossoming city of Nice is now the star of the French Riviera. ... Read More

Around this time every year, A-listers swarm a small swath of the French Riviera for the Cannes Film Festival, making it difficult to remember that... Read More

I am sitting next to Jacques Pépin, Oceania’s executive culinary director, eyeing his escargots à la Bourguignonne. The dish is drawing ecstatic murmurs... Read More

Aside from the ultra-affordable Mama Shelter, Marseilles has long lacked designminded boutique hotels. Not anymore. Last year, the C2 Hôtel (picured;... Read More

Since 2013, when Marseilles was named a European Capital of Culture and began to unveil the first projects of a decades-long urban planning overhaul,... Read More

See our slideshow of the World’s Best Restaurant Views. ... Read More

“Marseilles, for the French, is a bit like Marmite is for the English,” says Matthieu Gamet, the director of Kulte, a Marseilles-based sportswear... Read More

Built in 1870, the cliff-edge saltwater swimming pool of the Hotel du Cap Eden-Roc in the south of France has been the centerpiece of that fabled... Read More

Top 10 Hotels Overall: City ... Read More

See 100 Places to Eat Like a Local ... Read More

The Athlete: Stan Bahnsen ... Read More

Vikram Chatwal’s earliest travel memory? Fleeing his childhood home in Ethiopia during the 1974 revolution. But that didn’t dampen his love for the road... Read More

Some details about the date in question remain more in question than others. For instance: the day of the week. ... Read More

Looking Back on Bodrum ... Read More

With editing by Adrien Glover, Sarah Kantrowitz, John Newton, and Clara O. Sedlak ... Read More

What stood out for you at Cannes this year? ... Read More

French graffiti artist Monsieur André can now add hotelier to his résumé with the retro Hôtel Ermitage (Ave. Paul Signac; 33-4/94-97-52-33;... Read More

Q: Is there any way to avoid the long lines at Western Europe’s more popular museums? —Alison Carter, San Jose, Calif. ... Read More

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