12 WAYS TO ENJOY THE FRENCH RIVIERA COLLECTED BY: BRYAN KITCHAFAR Staff It's one of the world's top tourist destinations for a reason. The French Riviera is a gorgeous strip of coastline, where the characteristically azure blue waters gently lap the sands of beautiful beaches packed with beautiful people. It's also home to one of the most prestigious film festivals in the world—this year's Cannes Film Festival (Festival de Cannes) is set for May 15-26.
House Hunters International (2006) This spinoff of the wildly popular HGTV House Hunters globe trots from Sao Paolo to Prague. Home hunters and their real estate agents check out all sorts of architectural styles and work through the idiosyncrasies of buying real estate in other countries. In any language, home buying is not an emotional experience.