This summer Liverpool will celebrate 50 years since the release of Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band which gives me an overwhelming reason to visit.
The Festival Des Jardins is currently happening across the South of France. The Festival is actually a competition between the Riviera Towns and Cities. Each Location enters a collection of bespoke gardens for judging. In Nice, these were at the Promenade du Paillon in the Centre of Town. I was hoping this competition would let … Continue reading “Festivals Des Jardins 2017”
There are no shortage of Rock n’ Roll Landmarks in Los Angeles. I mean, can you think of a more rock ’n roll city than Los Angeles? Whilst London may have a longer heritage, and no shortage of New York Songs, it is LA that really encapsulates the success and excess of rock & roll. Where … Continue reading “Rock n’ Roll Landmarks Of Los Angeles”
The Velo Bleu are publicly available bikes for anyone to use in Nice. Simply hire them out for the day, pedal around Nice, and drop them off at any Velo Bleu hub/bike rack. The huge flat promenade gave me an opportunity to take the bike for a long ride. But first I had to work … Continue reading “How To Rent A Velo Bleu In Nice”
It has been two years since my last trip to Nice. We tend to visit at least once a year but chose to visit Venice & Croatia last summer. On the day of our departure to Venice we woke up to the terrible news of a terror attack in our beloved Nice. Any other year … Continue reading “Postcards from Nice, April 2017”