A blog about the people of Cap d'Antibes

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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 […]

Time to Change Course

Time to Change Course

Another end of an Era on the Cap. I was recently invited to an ‘End of an Era’ party on the Cap. Andrew and Lindsey, a British couple with a home here, had organised the party for some of their friends from Port Gallice. In […]

Big toys for big Boys

Big toys for big Boys

Classic MG’s just passing through for lunch. The Hotel Belles Rives welcomed the drivers of 50 classic MG cars last weekend. You often see classic cars on the Cap but seeing 50 at the same time is a little rarer even here.  The cars and […]

Courir pour une Fleur

Courir pour une Fleur

Running with a view. Courir pour une fleur is a half-marathon event which takes place in Cap d’Antibes every year. It has become a must go to event for lovers of running. The race follows a route which takes them around the beautiful coastline of […]

Cap Watch

Cap Watch

Sécurité Aquatique Didier is a regular swimmer on the Cap and also works as a life guard at Plage Keller and Plage Joseph. I saw him one morning as he was getting ready to go into the water. As I passed he asked me to […]

The Running Man

The Running Man

Cap d’Antibes – Running made easy. If you are the kind of person who finds running fun then I guess Cap d’Antibes is one of the most beautiful places in the world to do it. All year round you will see a constant stream of […]

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 […]

Chasseur de Mer on the Cap.

Chasseur de Mer on the Cap.

Hunting for Cap d’Antibes fish. I spotted Frank hunting for Cap d’Antibes fish last night on my way to a nearby party. He looked so cool in his hunting outfit that I couldn’t resist stopping to take his picture. My name is Frank. I am […]

Summer with your Bestie

Summer with your Bestie

Meet Carlito and Adrien, two of the rock jumpers I photographed recently. Last weekend in Billionaires Bay I decided to paddleboard out to the Rocks with my camera. I wanted to take some pictures from underneath the jumpers so I packed my camera into a waterproof […]

Rock Jumpers on the Cap

Rock Jumpers on the Cap

One, Two, Three, JUMP! If you ever wander down to the Baie des Milliardaires in Cap d’Antibes then you are bound to see the many rock jumpers who congregate there throughout the summer. People of all ages come here to throw themselves off the rocks, […]