Get ready, Mardi Gras is just around the corner!

This Year, Mardi Gras will be celebrated on the 17th of February. The name Mardi Gras is the French for Fat Tuesday.

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Summer time: Let’s go to a French Festival

From June to September all over France, open air festivals take place, replacing the crowded concert halls of winter. Let’s explore some of the best festivals to attend across the channel. They are excellent opportunities to spend time with your friends and family in France. Let me start with one of the most anticipated festivals […]

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Nice to see you, to see you Nice

Nice: An ideal destination for Brits and Russians

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France’s most famous carnival is back this February

The major event of the  Cote d’Azur  region in winter and one of the biggest carnivals in the world Nice carnival  offers

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Good projections for French football

More than €1.8 billion! These are the investment figures for the renovation of French stadiums for the UEFA EURO 2016 football tournament, which compared with the investment cost in Germany for the 2006 FIFA World Cup

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The Provence Cote d’Azur region, a place to invest

Sextant Properties is a member of the SNPI (Syndicat National des Professionnels Immobiliers). We receive regular updates from them, and last week received an internal news update that may interest serious buyers. This news is relevant for potential investors in the Provence Cote d’Azur (PACA).

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Nice, six districts undergoing radical transformation where you should buy before the end of the year.

What with the renovation of the Pasteur district and Thiers train station area and the creation of a green zone, dozens of big constructions sites are shaking up the city’s appearance.  Here is guided tour of the best places to invest in 2011:

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Le printemps des poètes

  This event is a national festival of poetry which lasts from March 7th to March 21st throughout France with the theme “d’infinis paysages” (infinite landscapes).

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What is Mardi gras all about? Where to celebrate the carnival in France?

  If you like laughing, playing and eating good food… you should go to France in March

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Three days on the Cote d’Azur by Jim Beattie

The prospect of a long week-end on the French Riviera can only enchant.

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