Tag: Cannes

Virtual Trip to Cannes’ Underwater Museum

You’ll understand that this is a virtual trip though it is one of the few museums I could actually visit, were I so inclined, as it’s open to socially-distant divers! This month British artist Jason declaires Taylor has concluded a four-year-long project in the… Continue Reading “Virtual Trip to Cannes’ Underwater Museum”

Thursday doors #95

For the time being, here’s my final batch of doors from Cannes. Thursday Doors is a weekly feature allowing door lovers to come together to admire and share their favourite door photos from around the world. Feel free to join in the fun by… Continue Reading “Thursday doors #95”

Thursday doors #94

This week and next I’ll be showcasing some more magnificent doors from Cannes.   Thursday Doors is a weekly feature allowing door lovers to come together to admire and share their favourite door photos from around the world. Feel free to join in the… Continue Reading “Thursday doors #94”

Sculpture Saturday #31

Today’s twosome have been touring the Mediterranean and Atlantic coastal resorts, though not under their own steam. Here they’re adorning the Croisette in Cannes but I saw them earlier in the year in Monaco. Blue Eyes is a figurative sculpture by Richard Mas (1954-)… Continue Reading “Sculpture Saturday #31”

French Riviera: Must See Places

Most of us can only dream about where we’d like to visit next however I would encourage you to do more than just dream. Plan and prepare for when we can all travel again. I’m conscious that many of you only have a few… Continue Reading “French Riviera: Must See Places”

Thursday doors #85

And this week (finally) we’re off to another location with a few doors from Cannes. Thursday Doors is a weekly feature allowing door lovers to come together to admire and share their favourite door photos from around the world. Feel free to join in… Continue Reading “Thursday doors #85”

12 days of Christmas: day 3

This photo is of the private pier of the 5* Carlton Hotel in Cannes. Empty during the winter months, it costs an arm and a leg to laze here during the summer, whether or not you’re staying at the hotel! I took this after… Continue Reading “12 days of Christmas: day 3”

Trip to Cannes and Le Suquet

Mention Cannes and one automatically thinks of the star-studded Film Festival, the fabulous Croisette, designer shops, five star hotels and all manner of glamour. However, it’s not always been that way! Like many a resort on the Cote d’Azur, Cannes has humble beginnings. It… Continue Reading “Trip to Cannes and Le Suquet”

Lunchtime date: Sunday brunch

My beloved and I enjoy going out for Sunday brunch, particularly during the winter months. We’d spotted that the weather this past week-end was going to be wet and chilly, so had decided to go out for brunch in nearby Cannes. We’ve tried brunch… Continue Reading “Lunchtime date: Sunday brunch”

Not enough points

After a few days back in the UK, I was literally chomping at the bit to get back on my bike. Not long after I’d landed on Saturday morning, I rode for a couple of hours with my beloved. It felt so joyous to… Continue Reading “Not enough points”