Category Archives: What to Do

The Roof at Hotel de Paris St. Tropez

   Sometimes we choose a bar/restaurant based on the vis a vis. One of our favorite vistas stretches out to the horizon with a bird’s eye view of St. Tropez and the sea. We find this view at The Roof at Hotel de Paris, the luxury starred hotel. The Hotel has decades of history entertaining… Read More »

St. Tropez’s Le Café des Boules – Simply Le Cafe

 It is lunchtime in St. Tropez and we circle around from the port to the quieter Place des Lice. The open area in the center of the village is protected from strong winds and rainy conditions by the huge shady plane trees. Many games of boules/petanque are played here on a regular basis, as well… Read More »

Pan Dei St. Tropez – Relaxation in a Secret Garden

  Like most vacations and holidays, it is a time to relax and escape from daily routines and busy lives. I have found a beautiful, calm pool with a secret garden hidden in a private courtyard called Pan Dei Palais St. Tropez. Pan Dei is a exotic hotel and restaurant. Decorated with an east Asian flair, guests are… Read More »

La Renaissance St. Tropez – Drink Rose and Eat Pizza and Carry On

 The Place des Lice in St.Tropez is a lovely, plane tree lined center square with a huge fountain. It also offers the perfect playing field for the popular French game, boules. There are rows of park benches and a row of good restaurants that offer everything from sushi to pizza! La Renaissance St. Tropez is family… Read More »

White 1921 St. Tropez – Fun with the World Cup, Music and a Late Night Hotspot

 The latest news about the LVMH (Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton) luxury group is that in April 2014 it bought 21 acres of a historic Burgundy Domaine. The attraction is that it is an exceptional property with a future. LVMH has a super radar that hones in on exceptional properties like White 1921 St. Tropez, too.… Read More »

La Rhumerie St. Tropez – Front Row Dining and Affordable

   After a beach day in St. Tropez, we like to kick back and fly under the radar. It is fun to dine on the harbor and “yacht watch” while going casual. First up for our entertainment before dinner, we find performing musicians around the corner from the port near our favorite casual restaurant, La Rhumerie… Read More »

Summer Bars of St. Tropez – Café de Paris

  A travel day brings us jet lagged and sleepy to the seaside village of  St. Tropez. It will be an early evening filled with walking around, people watching and a stop at one of our favorite portside bars. The Café de Paris is open all day and gets a serious drinking crowd around the cocktail… Read More »

Manoah Beach Club in St. Tropez on Pampelonne Bay ~ Open Invitation

 Dani is the owner and hostess at Manoah beach club in St. Tropez and welcomes all of her guests with warmth and friendliness. Manoah Club is one of our favorites and was a newcomer to the St. Tropez beachclub scene 2 seasons ago. With a beach chic, upscale vibe it is fresh and fanciful at the… Read More »

2014 Summer in St. Tropez – Bienvenue to Soleil!

 The marvelous summer in St. Tropez is here and we have started it off with a road trip from the Nice Airport. With our rental car pointed towards the west, our hillside and coastal route along the A8 is a smooth and easy transition to the French Riviera. Bonjour sunshine, sandy beaches, French blue skies, tasty… Read More »

Brunos French Pizzeria – Affordable Fun in St.Tropez

  Around the corner from an ancient church, on the Rue Eglise, is the long standing family run Brunos Pizzeria that is famous in St. Tropez. It is famous for offering affordable food and fast service. It was also a famous hangout for Brigitte Bardot and her entourage when she was hanging out in St. Tropez filming movies. The… Read More »