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Nicholas Barnes

I provide a fully comprehensive, professional English and French translating and interpreting service to anyone having to deal with institutions, companies or individuals, either in accompanying...

Urban Group

Urban Group is an innovative, friendly and dynamic building and renovation company based on the Riviera. We listen to and care about the needs of our clients at every stage of a project in order...

Easter Bunny vs French Easter Bell

From the blog:
Riviera Ramblings, French Riviera

As an American living in France, I learned a long time ago that the two cultures have different ideas about many (if not most) things.  Still, I was surprised to discover that there was no Easter Bunny in France.  But fear not, the French have come up with another method to distribute those Ea... Read more

by Margo Lestz on April 19, 2014

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Setting Up Home

Setting Up Home

Find out how to get power, water and gas turned on and how to get the rubbish removed.



Who to call and what to say in an emergency, including numbers for police, ambulance, fire and rescue.



Public Holidays in French Riviera

Key information about the national public holidays in France as well as local public holidays in French Riviera


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Easter Bunny vs French Easter Bell

From the blog, Riviera Ramblings

As an American living in France, I learned a long time ago that the two cultures have different ... Read more

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