2018 a ‘make or break year’ for French wine

Perverse weather conditions, such as the late frost that destroyed much of France’s wine crop in its early stages this spring, along with drought conditions...

French wine harvests ahead of the game

The earliest harvest in 15 years is already in full swing in the Champagne region - which has benefited most from the hot weather

Monaco Foodie: To Screw or Not to Screw

By Louise Simpson “What contemptible scoundrel stole the cork from my lunch?” Sitting down to write about corks vs screw caps, I think of this infamous...

Experience Piemonte wine at the Fairmont in Monte-Carlo

Join Club Vivanova for an exclusive wine sampling party with a sensational selection of boutique wines from Malabaila di Canale in Piemonte.

US Consul General visits BeefBar to promote high-quality American imports

On Monday, the BeefBar in Fontvieille welcomed newly appointed American Consul General in Marseille, Simon Hankinson, in his first visit to Monaco. The unique occasion,...

Nikki Beach is back at Fairmont Monte Carlo

It’s hard to believe its been nearly twenty years since Jack Penrod opened the first Nikki Beach – “the original luxury beach club concept...

Monaco Foodie: Searching for tight lines in a Tale of Two...

It was the best of sunrises. It was the worst of hangovers. My fishing trip had been postponed twice due to high winds so...

American Bar at Hotel de Paris awarded Hotel Bar of the...

The American Bar of the Hotel de Paris was elected "hotel bar of the year 2019" at the second annual European Hotel Awards 2019.