Saint-Tropez, Ramatuelle …. and sadly, au revoir Cote-D’Azur

Well what amazing place this is… Saint-Tropez in particular – the opulent and incredibly ostentatious wealth that resides in the bay has to been seen to be believed. Yesterday we willingly paid Euro40 for the privilege of sitting at famous Senequier, looking at the rich and famous on their ridiculously outsized yachts, with chandeliers, guards, enormous flower arrangements, maids polishing…. …you get what I mean? What … Continue reading Saint-Tropez, Ramatuelle …. and sadly, au revoir Cote-D’Azur

Nice, to Antibes, Cannes and St Maxime

First stop – Hotel Splendid– probably spendid in Victor Hugo’s day but a bit jaded now – the location however, is brilliant  and the rooftop restaurant is amazing. Weather? hot, fine, just beautiful. Phil and I strolled around Old Nice – came upon the most fantastic antique market – fabulous silver, porcelain and old linens – oh to have unlimited baggage space! Today we have driven … Continue reading Nice, to Antibes, Cannes and St Maxime