Sanya : Is this the Chinese Riviera?

I will be the first to admit, I didn’t know where Sanya was when Sanya Tourism approached me to participate in the #SanyaHeartstoHearts campaign… I had to quickly look it up. But then again my Travels around Asia is lagging behind anyway. Looking at some of the pictures that Visit Sanya shared Read More …

Spanish Riviera : An afternoon in Calella de Palafrugell

Although there’s no such thing as the Spanish Riviera, travel websites usually use the term when they talk about Spain’s magnificent beaches, and the Iberian country is blessed with plenty of them.  So, if there would be a Spanish Riviera, this would probably include most of the country’s seashores, as Spain Read More …

Monaco : Fancy cars and French macarons

We enjoyed our day trip to Monaco – we decided to take the train from Nice to Monaco since we had done the boat trip over to Saint Tropez just a day ago.  Monaco also known as Principality of Monaco is a sovereign city-state and microstate, located on the French Read More …

Hotel du Cap-Eden-Roc : A French Riviera getaway in Cap d’Antibes

Nice was nice but was a little crowded for us. The French Riviera that we had envisioned was a little different than what we were experiencing in the towns of the Cote d’azur.  The beaches along Promenade des Anglais were beautiful but covered with galets, hard round marble-like pebbles sometimes as large Read More …