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Monte-Carlo Sporting Summer Festival 2017

Events | Saturday 27 May

You can meet the biggest stars in the world at the Monte-Carlo Sporting Summer Festival from June 28th to August 20th 2017, in Monaco.

Saluzzo: Goran Bregović in concert in July

Events | Thursday 25 May

Renowned Bosnian musician and composer, internationally acclaimed Goran Bregović guest at "Ocitt'amo Festival" in Saluzzo on July 24th.

The Guardian's best restaurant picks in the Alps of the Sea

Local products, Business, Places of interest | Tuesday 23 May

In The Guardian’s recent list of best restaurants in Italy, two restaurants in Liguria made great scores, almost to the top by readers’ travel tips.

Recipe of the Week: Stuffed Eggplant or Merenjaina Farcit

Local products | Sunday 21 May

A classic specialty of Nice is the Farcis (Lu Farcit Nissart): vegetables – usually tomatoes, eggplants or courgettes – stuffed and baked.

Not to miss: Lou Festin de Mai today!

Events, Places of interest | Sunday 21 May

A very traditional May Festival, a Nissarda culture galore!

Villa Faraldi Slow starts today

Events, Itineraries | Saturday 20 May

In Villa Faraldi, a rich Spring-Summer calendar filled with great activities for adults and children to promote the area and respect for nature

The Ancient Cherry Fair in Dogliani

Events, Local products, Business | Thursday 18 May

In Dogliani, one of the most prestigious and anticipated events in the area is taking place on May 28th: the ancient Cherry Fair

2017 Formula 1 Monaco Grand Prix: running May 25th - 28th

Events, Places of interest | Tuesday 16 May

No race or circuit of the Formula 1 Calendar can truly match the excellence, the glamour and the challenge of the Monaco Grand Prix.

Recipe of the Week: Perinaldo artichoke frittata

Local products | Sunday 14 May

Speaking of Perinaldo Artichoke, here is a traditional recipe with this special vegetable which grows only in this village and Provence

Sentiero Liguria: an amazing coastal hiking trail overlooking the Ligurian sea

Itineraries, Places of interest | Saturday 13 May

The new Sentiero Liguria, a 600km-long hiking trail going along the Ligurian coast and connecting the region’s western and easternmost points.

The 18th edition of Perinaldo Artichoke Festival

Events, Local products | Friday 12 May

On Sunday, a day dedicated to the Artichoke of Perinaldo, a Slow Food Presidium.

Tenda Express train is back

Places of interest, Itineraries | Friday 12 May

Tenda Express train goes from Switzerland to Italy and back.

Frantoio Sant'Agata d'Oneglia winning again at Los Angeles Extra Virgin Olive Oil Competition

Events, Local products, Business | Tuesday 09 May

The Los Angeles Extra Virgin Olive Oil Competition is one of the most important oil event in the world.

Recipe of the Week: Sauteed Mushrooms

Local products | Sunday 07 May

A quick and easy recipe that maximizes the taste of porcini mushrooms.

Côte d’Azur getting ready for tomorrow’s second turn in French presidental elections

Events | Saturday 06 May

A run-off election between the top two candidates, Emmanuel Macron of En Marche! and Marine Le Pen of the National Front (FN), will be held tomorrow May 7th 2017.

Preserving the coastal and ocean environment: a beach clean-up on the Italian Riviera

Events | Friday 05 May

One of the largets beach clean-up in Italy taking place on Sunday May 7th

European Synchronised Swimming Champions Cup 2017 in Cuneo

Events | Friday 05 May

The European Synchronised Swimming Champions Cup will start on May 5th 2017 and end on May 7th 2017.

Calendimaggio: an ancient Pagan tradition still alive today

Events, Places of interest | Wednesday 03 May

Calendimaggio is an ancient tradition still alive today in many Italian regions - Piedmont, Liguria, Lombardy, Emilia Romagna, Tuscany, Umbria, Marche, and Molise - representing life and rebirth.

Recipe of the Week: Spaghetti with fava beans, cacio, and mint

Local products | Monday 01 May

Spaghetti with fava beans, cacio (pecorino) cheese, and mint are a recipe filled with Spring flavors

Liguria's Pigato celebrated in the Wall Street Journal

Business, Local products | Friday 28 April

Described by the author “as an afterthought” compared to red wines, Italian whites are now beginning to make a strong presence on the wine market and are starting to get attention.

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