Again this year Ane Fogtdal hosted Mothers of Africa at a lovely cocktail evening in the sumptuous Salon Theatre inside the Metropole Hotel, Monte Carlo.
A library on top of Le Rocher near the palace is believable. An Irish one - are you sure? Hidden behind an elegant understated facade in the narrow streets of Monaco Ville, there is this fascinating gem.
Anikó Pápista, who comes from Budapest in Hungary, opened her Nice gallery, Gravis ART Galerie, a few months ago. She has been exhibiting the work of accomplished and established Hungarian artists.
Check out the International Art Project 2016 at Château des Terrasses in Cap d'Ail - definitely something to consider for this weekend!
Some say that there is no fashion in Nice, how wrong the 'some' are! Fashion is alive and kicking, especially amongst the younger generation.
Back in November I went to my first Backgammon game. Since then the fledgling Monte-Carlo Backgammon Association has grown incredibly!