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Pete Butterfield


I moved to Cannes in the South of France two and half years ago having spent the previous fifty in Chester in England.
I am married to Suzanne and have two grown up children. Since moving to France, I have found a new passion for writing short articles that amuse and interest me.

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Hotspots in the French Riviera for those in the know (part 1)

The Cote d’Azur has to be one of the most dazzling locations in the world. It stretches from the Italian border, through the tiny country of Monaco (which of course, hosts F1’s flagship Grand Prix) and then back into France.
27 March 2014

Set sail on the Costa del Sol!

What's your idea of a dream holiday? Lying on the beach being wafted by palm fronds and being brought endless pina coladas? Maybe it's jet skiing round a freshwater lake followed by a spot of hiking and adventure sporting? How about sailing around the gorgeous Mediterranean?
01 August 2013

A Brace of Super Yachts

Not many people own not one, but two of the top 100 super yachts in the world. American music mogul David Geffen is one of only two individuals who can boast of such a feat.
24 June 2013