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Nice Emerges from its Covid Coma!

Update July 1: Everything in Nice is now open, and Best of Nice Blog is now fully updated After one crazy year Nice is finally shaking off its confinement blues!  Today is the long awaited moment when Nice’s restaurant terraces, … Continue reading

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It’s Snowing in Nice!

The Siberian cold snap has descended on Nice, and with it, a rare snow storm!  Okay, it’s not exactly a storm, but it still feels quite dramatic to see the normally sun-drenched French Riviera coated in a layer of white fluff…! … Continue reading

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Discover France: 5 Bloggers Share Their Insider Tips

Travel website GoEuro hand-picked a diverse group of travel bloggers to share their insider tips on the Cote d’Azur, and the result is Discover France: Insider Tips to Provence Alpes Cote d’Azur, a great overview for anyone planning a trip to the … Continue reading

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Big Benefits for Bilingual Brains

Bonne nouvelle, ex-pats!   Those embarrassing gaffes and awkward efforts to master French will ultimately pay off in ways you never expected… with a lean, mean brain that can even ward off the effects of Alzheimer’s!   A raft of new studies are showing that … Continue reading

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Nice goes from 12 to #1 on Gay Friendly

With Apollo, the gayest statue on the Riviera, now reigning over Place Massena (…and looking out on to plastic statues of nude men glowing in pastel colors!), is it any wonder that in just two years, Nice has rocketed from 12th place to … Continue reading

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Nice Bus Station Closed: Buses Scattered

Update:  click on my Buses in Nice page for current updated info, much more detail, and links. The Nice Gare Routiere is finito: closed as of today, January 5 2011, a date with the wrecking ball is set for next … Continue reading

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