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

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New regulations are prohibiting some private jets from landing at Saint Tropez’s airport, which is probably the most Saint Tropez problem of all time.In... Read More

Today The Flight Deal found an impressive sale for destinations scattered across France.For trips departing between January and March, travelers... Read More

Human rights activists in Europe rejoiced Friday after France’s highest court suspended the so-called burkini ban. While the ruling applies only to the... Read More

Armed police forced a woman to remove part of her clothing on a beach in Nice, France, citing a recent ban on head-to-toe beachwear, commonly referred... Read More

This story originally appeared on time.com.A town on the island of Corsica has become the third place in France to ban the burkini, following a riot... Read More

Known for its bright blue waters, topless beaches and star-studded film festival, Cannes has long been a summer destination for visitors from Europe and... Read More

At 11:13 p.m. Thursday night, Stephanie, a good friend from my hometown of Nice, messaged me. “Are you ok?!”“Yes, why?” I responded back, confused. I... 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.Begin any trip to Nice by rising early and... 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.Warm beige tones, rich graphic accents, and futuristic chairs give Le Jules Verne a contemporary... 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: City1. Park Hyatt, Milan 98.952. Stafford London by Kempinski 98.403. Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace, Budapest 98.074.... Read More

See 100 Places to Eat Like a LocalFarinata, Genoa, ItalyLiguria’s beloved equivalent of the French socca is a thin, pizza-like pancake made from... Read More

Across EuropeAbercrombie & Kent VillasBest For: Excursions; local staff; user-friendly websiteFive decades of experience as a luxury travel operator... Read More

The Athlete: Stan BahnsenThe Experience: This former Major League Baseball pitcher and 1968’s Rookie of the Year for the New York Yankees (who had a... Read More

The 1970’sThe traveler’s map sure looked different in T+L’s first decade. Future hot spots like Shanghai, Prague, Moscow, and Saigon were still well... 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

The TripThe sexy scenes of the Côte d’Azur—outsize yachts; star-studded film festivals; private beach clubs—belie the Riviera’s rich cultural heritage.... Read More

Some details about the date in question remain more in question than others. For instance: the day of the week.Could it have been a Friday? Definitely... Read More

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