The Côte d’Azur — known to Anglophones as the French Riviera — hardly needs an introduction. It has been a playground for the rich and famous for well over a century.
Being neither particularly rich nor famous, I nevertheless had the opportunity to live there for nearly a decade during the 1990’s — at Cap d’Antibes, just a stone’s throw from the famous Hôtel du Cap. My personal domain was a sprawling remodeled farmhouse with a pool and a view over the Mediterranean. The big villa across the street was purchased by a Russian oligarch who read more >>>
Source : HuffingtonPost.Com