French Riviera Summer Jazz Nice
Lifestyle: Art & CultureLiz LordWhat's On Provence & Cote d'Azur

The French Riviera and All that Summer Jazz

French Riviera Jazz Tunes Summer on the French Riviera and in the Alpes-Maritimes (department #06) residents are really spoilt by the choice of low cost, or free, fabulous assaults on the eyes and ears. The Nice Jazz Festival 2018 with its 70th edition, promised a rich programme, which I am …

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Bistrot de Pierrerue #TastesofProvence @Spacebetweenfr
Explore: Travel in ProvenceLiz LordVillages Towns and Cities

Why You Should Visit the Village of Pierrerue

Hidden Provence is a chance to explore a less travelled part of Provence. This 8 night (7 day) walking tour is run by Liz Lord and her husband, Mel. During the trip, the group is based out of a private home near Forcalquier. Liz wrote the following post after their last …

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Vins au Vert #Banon @Spacebetweenfr
Liz LordRestaurant Recommendations in ProvenceTaste: Food & Drink

Lunch and Tempting Reasons to Visit Banon

Liz Lord and her husband Mel run an annual tour called Hidden Provence, based out of private home near Forcalquier guests spend 8 nights (7 days) together exploring an “unspoilt area of Provence.” The following post Liz wrote after they finished the guided trip, but before the memories of Banon faded. …

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Kouros Kitchen Cuers
Liz LordRestaurant Recommendations in ProvenceTaste: Food & Drink

Cuers and Cuisine

Cuers  is a pretty little town in the Var just a stone’s throw from Toulon (where IKEA seems to be the main draw!) so not everyone’s first choice for a weekend away.  However, there’s plenty to see and do away from Provence’s more touristy towns – and more rosé wine …

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Le Plongeoir #Nice #Restaurant #Provence
Liz LordRestaurant Recommendations in ProvenceTaste: Food & Drink

Take the plunge in Nice

If you are lucky enough to be visiting the French Riviera this summer don’t forget to check out the spanking brand new restaurant which has just opened on the site of one of the emblematic landmarks on the front in Nice. Way back when, at the end of the nineteenth …

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Promenade des Anglais #Nice via Liz Lord
Liz LordMarkets in Provence and Cote d'AzurTaste: Food & Drink

Mangia in Nice at l’Italie a Table

Bless the Italians who seem to be rushing to the French Riviera at the end of May every year. In brief,  a chance to stroll along the Promenade des Anglais (the eastern side),  and be accosted with as many delights from the spectrum of Italian cuisine – as you can …

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Nice Budget Travel Promenade du Paillon Provence
Explore: Travel in ProvenceLiz Lord

Don’t Get Burnt in Nice Budget Travel Tips

Nice airport has recently been voted the most beautiful aerial approach in the world, by Private Fly. For people living in the Alpes-Maritimes it remains a thrill, as you approach from the West along the Var or East past Monaco, before landing on the sea (well that is how it …

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Vermato and Horse Mercantour National Park #Provenc
Explore: Travel in ProvenceLiz LordStay Fit in Provence

Exploring Mercantour National Park

It’s true, that since the days of M. Mayle’s “Year in Provence” – if not before – that the very mention of Provence seems to manage to make, even the most stalwart and practical among us, swoon. We, at Space Between are semi usurpers – clinging on to the boundaries …

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