An ode to Cannes

With the Cannes Film Festival in full swing this week, I thought I’d revisit some of my favorite photos from this gorgeous city on the French Riviera. I spent my 30th (!) birthday there last year and was bowled over by its effortless beauty. There is a lot more going on in Cannes than just what […]

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Two Days in Cannes, France

Three days before our trip to Cannes I looked up the weather forecast and found “100% thunderstorms” predicted for the whole weekend. Not just rain symbols, not just lightning, but red exclamation points indicating “severe, dangerous weather.” Floods. Hurricanes. Apocalypse. To say the least, I was bummed. The French Riviera/Cote d’Azur/South of France/whatever you want […]

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I want to go to there…

…Cannes, France. Today’s post seems fitting given that the Cannes Film Festival is going on right now and that we’ll be visiting this beautiful place one month from today. Perched on the Côte d’Azur (what we call the French Riviera), Cannes is more than just a collection of resorts and beachside cafes. Cannes was established in the 10th century as […]

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