French Riviera

8 of the best towns to visit on the French Riviera (and the things to do there)

By Tim Swannie on Jan 21, 2018 in Attractions, Europe, France, Going Out, Regions, Western Europe<p>The French Riviera is a blissful place where palm …

France

10 books to help you beat the January blues

From motivational reads to novels that allow you to escape, your bad mood will be a thing of the past if you work your way through this list, drawn up by the Reading Agency.

Books

Want to Be in a New Vacation Home by This Summer? Buy Now.

Sellers from Tuscany, the Hamptons and Nantucket are willing to negotiate before the market picks up<p>It’s slow season right now in the Hamptons. But …

Real Estate

Crude, Yes, but Not Like Weinstein: French Man Sues MeToo Accuser

PARIS — The journalist who started France’s equivalent of the MeToo social media campaign against sexual harassment is being sued for defamation by the man she had accused of making salacious and disrespectful comments about her.<p>Sandra Muller, a French journalist working in New York, started the …

World News

Two French prison officers stabbed as strike enters fifth day

Two French prison officers were seriously injured by three prisoners, one a suspected radicalised Islamist, on Friday as a strike sparked by a …

Prison

Mumbai’s Perfect for Coasting Along

Later this year two ships, ‘Neverland’ and ‘See Yah’, will start cruises between Gateway of India and Chowpatty, and also open the city’s first …

Travel

French film legend Brigitte Bardot attacks the #MeToo movement

Brigitte Bardot denounces the #MeToo movement as "hypocritical and ridiculous," following fellow French star Catherine Deneuve's controversial …

World News

Report: Manchester City opens talks with Nice's Seri

Manchester City made contact this week with representatives for OGC Nice midfielder and one-time Barcelona target Jean Michael Seri over a potential …

Soccer

Ben Vedren - MXA

Ben Vedren played at Concrete, his home club in Paris, at least ten times last year. In other words, he's a reliable DJ. He's had a supporter in …

Music

Maxime Kien to head up kitchen at Netherland Plaza

Maxime Kien new executive chef at Cincinnati Hilton Netherland Plaza

Las Vegas

The Ultimate Guide to the Regions of France

On the other side of the Atlantic, we tend to think of France as a vaguely star-shaped country with Paris as a dot somewhere toward the middle of the …

France

ISIS Jihadi Wives Demand France Bring Them Back to Europe

French wives of jihadis who were members of the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) and are now held in Kurdish areas of Syria have filed a legal …

Islamic State (ISIS)

France's 'Black Widow,' Who Allegedly Seduced and Poisoned Elderly Men, On Trial

A sensational trial began in Nice, France, on Monday. The defendant: the "black widow" of the French Riviera, who allegedly schemed to seduce and …

Crime

French Riviera's 'Black Widow' on trial for seducing and murdering old men

Patricia Dagorn, 57, is already serving a five-year prison term for theft, fraud and sequestration involving an octogenarian in the French Alps in …

France

Monaco title challenge fades after draw at Montpellier

PARIS (AP) — Monaco drew at Montpellier 0-0 on Saturday and further relinquished its grip on the French title it won so convincingly last season.<p>If league leader Paris Saint-Germain wins at fifth-place Nantes on Sunday it will move 11 points clear of Monaco with 20 of 38 matches played.<p>Monaco …

Soccer

You Might Have To Renew Your Passport Sooner Than You Think

Attention travelers: if you've been scouting Instagram for new vacation spots, take a hard look at your passport expiration date. You may need to …

Travel

College Football: Remembering Keith Jackson, the voice of college football

(Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)<p>Keith Jackson, the voice of college football for five decades, has passed away at 89 after an iconic broadcasting …

College Football

Flight Review: Lufthansa (Airbus A340-600) Economy, Los Angeles to Munich

For Thanksgiving, you can go see your family — or you can spot a great fare to Europe and invite yourself over for Thanksgiving dinner with your …

Airlines

Paris's latest audacious heist shatters refined atmosphere of the Ritz

After a string of valuable jewel robberies in recent years this bungled attempt suggests they are becoming more difficult to pull off<p>It was cocktail hour and the Ritz hotel’s celebrated Hemingway bar was filling up, when the refined atmosphere of one of Paris’s most luxurious palace hotels was …

Ernest Hemingway

Three Ways To Turn One Trade Show Into Year-Round Marketing Opportunities

Events are infrequent but important. According to a survey we conducted in partnership with Researchscape, 97% <b></b>of respondents who attend at least three events per year say that events have influenced their decision to choose a vendor. That’s an astonishing number.<p>You might be tempted to exhibit at …

Cannes Lions

Want A Beautiful Vacation? Estee Lauder, Expedia Can Help

Beauty creatives routinely plunder the world’s most exotic destinations for new ideas, and this year, Estee Lauder will do more than sell lipstick …

Advertising Industry

U.S. Warns Tourists in France to 'Exert Increased Caution' Over ISIS Threat

The U.S. has issued a warning to American travelers to "exercise extreme caution" in France because of the threat of extremist attacks, after French …

Terrorism

What I Learned In My First Year At Kellogg

2nd year George Eggers bungee jumping during a Kellogg-sponsored trip to Whistler, British Columbia.U.S. Marines aren’t supposed to be scared. As I …

Kellogg School

Eye-Popping Footage of SUP Racing Across Europe

Europe is a continent filled with rich history, diverse populations and our personal favorite-some of the most scenic paddling locations on earth. Of …

Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur

The Most Relaxing Honeymoon Destinations in the World

Wedding planning, however exciting, is not for the faint of heart. So, if you’re looking for an uber-relaxing honeymoon after you’ve tied the knot and said, “we do”, we don’t blame you.<p>If calming and quiet vibes are what you crave for your first trip as a married couple, we’re here to help. Here …

Weddings

5 Cruises for the Non-Cruising Type

I’d never considered myself much of a cruise person, having only been on one of the massive ships before this year. That experience had put me off …

LGBTQ

13 Top Marathons Worth Traveling For

You might not know who Jessie Diggins is, but by the conclusion of February’s Winter Olympics, you will know the world-class cross-country skier’s name. The colorfully coiffed U.S. sensation participates in one of the most grueling sports in the games; cross-country skiers are essentially running a …

Hotels

2017 Flights in Review $3,870 for 95,647 miles on 16 airlines in 16 countries through 26 airports

My 2017 flight year might be unique among points and miles bloggers in that I only flew on revenue tickets in 2017 without a single miles reward …

Europe

Eurocamp unveils top deals for May half term including family holidays in France and Spain from £175 per week

Trying to book a cheap family holiday during the school holiday dates is no easy task, as some travel firms and airlines hike up prices to make the …

Archery

Meghan Markle's Mom Will Not Be Walking Her Down the Aisle, Says Half-Sister Samantha Grant

As we count down to the wedding of the year, it seems everyone has an opinion on who exactly will walk Meghan Markle down the aisle when she ties the …

Royal Family