A blog about the people of Cap d'Antibes

Interviews

Amour de la Terre

Amour de la Terre

Love of the Earth Jacques Curti has lived in the same Cap d’Antibes house since he was three years old. He lives in the family home with his wife Corinne and their two daughters.  He is a freelance gardener working for clients all over the […]

Out of Africa to Cap d’Antibes

Out of Africa to Cap d’Antibes

Jean-Pierre and his wife Maud have been Cap d’Antibes residents for over 30 years and have spent most of that time selling houses between Cap Ferrat and St Tropez. Introduced by a mutual friend I was invited to their home recently by Jean-Pierre who kindly […]

Lithuania to Cap d’Antibes

Lithuania to Cap d’Antibes

Paradise Found For Erika, originally from Nida in Lithania, Cap d’Antibes is her paradise found. I met her on the roof terrace of her appartment a few weeks ago. In what I guess is typical Lithuanian hospitality I was offered some traditional Lithunian cheese served […]

Drinking Tea with Papa G

Drinking Tea with Papa G

Drinking tea with Papa G is definately a great way to spend a few hours of your day. A quintessentially English gentleman, Papa G, real name Paul, is also a great story teller and he certainly has a few great ones to tell.  I met […]

Cap d’Antibes born and raised

Cap d’Antibes born and raised

Cap d’Antibois through and through. Patrice is 37 years old and  was born in Cap d’Antibes. His family moved here when his father was just 10 years old but the extended family were already based here which is what brought his grandparents to this amazing […]

Part of the furniture

Part of the furniture

Times they are a changing…. If you are a regular visitor to Plage Keller at Plage de la Garoupe then you will definitely know Philippe who works on the Beach of Plage Keller.  Philippe is literally part of the furniture here having worked on the […]

There’s no place like home

There’s no place like home

Home is where the heart is. Eva Khoury is part owner, with her brother Jean, of Sud Optic Opticiens and boutique in Antibes. She has lived on the Cap since she was just six years old and has no plans to leave, ever! Her father […]

Passion for Fashion

Passion for Fashion

Meet Deborah Sawaf, Founder of Thale Blanc and passionate Philanthropist. Cap d’Antibes resident and Founder of the Thale Blanc brand Deborah Sawaf has had a passion for fashion all of her life. Her successful business, launched just a few years ago, now facilitates her other […]

Jamtastic art in Cap d’Antibes

Jamtastic art in Cap d’Antibes

Meet Radmilla, an artist in Cap d’Antibes. Beautiful Cap d’Antibes is the place Radmila chose to live just over three years ago. Although born in Novi Sad, Serbia (ex-Yugoslavia) she has lived all over the world before finally deciding to settle on the Cap in […]

Domaine La Dilecta, La Dolce Vita

Domaine La Dilecta, La Dolce Vita

Meet Andrea Riffeser, Italian Media Mogul, Show Jumper and owner of La Dilecta. I was introduced to Andrea Riffeser through a friend of mine. Andrea very kindly agreed to be featured in the I love Cap d’Antibes blog and invited me to his beautiful home […]