Ventimiglias tre ansikten

Under åren har jag lärt mig att uppskatta vår grannstad Ventimiglia mer och mer. När vi först kom till Menton åkte vi gärna till fredagsmarknaden, som jag kallar Ventimiglias första ansikte, ett alldelse… Läs mer

Mina 5 vandringsfavoriter på Rivieran – My Top 5 Hiking Destinations on Côte d’Azur

Thank you Chrissie, brilliant blogger at Rivieragrapevine, for nominating me as part of the Booked.net – Top Destinations to Go There challenge. I appreciate this initiative to connect bloggers and to increase our… Läs mer

Plan du Lion – Vandring / Hiking

In spite of the alluring beach life by the Mediterranean sea during the heat of late(?) summer, I sometimes long for the mountains. It is absolutely lovely to have this barren wild landscape,… Läs mer

Utvalda italienska delikatesser / Assorted Italian Delicacies

Now and then you may prefer to stay at home for supper instead of going to a restaurant. It could be a problem if you, like me, are not particularly fond of cooking,… Läs mer

Bar La Grotta – Nyheter / News

News about Bar La Grotta, our favorite café in Italy just by the border. The English text continues below… Nyheter om Bar La Grotta, vårt favoritcafé på andra sidan italienska gränsen. Vi tog… Läs mer

Conad, Latte

There are indeed many stylish charming food stores and markets in Menton, in addition to several good supermarkets. Why look elsewhere for your food? Nonetheless, this text is about something quite different –… Läs mer

Mentons gamla hamn / The Old Port of Menton

The harbors on Côte d’Azur are usually very picturesquely located in front of old medieval towns. Menton’s old port is (of course) one of the prettiest. The English version continues below after the Swedish… Läs mer

Citroner & souvenirer / Lemons & Souvenirs

Lemons are the typical symbol of Menton, although of course generally used also in the rest of South France and perhaps even more so in Italy. The English version continues below after the… Läs mer

Kanske Rivierans bästa glass? Maybe the Best Ice Cream on Côte d’Azur?

Ice cream lovers will find their heaven on Côte d’Azur with all the tempting ice cream parlors, glaciers, everywhere. The English text continues below after the Swedish version… Glassälskare hamnar i sjunde himlen… Läs mer

Olivlunden, Parc du Pian

Äntligen känner jag mig åter hemma! Efter ett halvt år av renoveringar så har vi äntligen kunnat sätta ner våra bopålar igen. Nu ska det väl vara för gott…det känns verkligen så. Nu… Läs mer