Tag Archive for Monaco

Monaco Wedding: UPDATE

After a week of rumor and speculation, former Olympic swimmer Charlene Wittstock and Prince Albert of Monaco were married Saturday in a spectacular ceremony that evoked memories of the marriage of Albert’s mother, Grace Kelly, to Prince Rainier II all those years ago.

Monaco Mystery

Having recently visited Monaco I’ve been following news of the upcoming royal wedding there with some interest. And what an interesting story it is. According to the French news magazine L’Express, the royal bride-to-be, former Olympic swimmer Charlene Wittstock, recently was stopped at the Nice airport trying to go home to South Africa after learning…

Living the nice life, in Nice

Bonjour and greetings from the French Riviera. Vinecdote is on the road again, this time visiting Nice and the wine country of the Languedoc. The picture above is the view from the apartment where I’m staying. Cary Grant hasn’t come scrambling over the red-tiled roofs, but I expect him any minute now. Yesterday, I took…