With Spring officially here, its time to see what the warm weather is bringing to your favorite Time & Place destinations around the world. Our luxury vacation homes provide the comfort and amenities you’ll be delighted to return home to after experiencing these memorable events!
May brings the famed Cannes Film Festival to the Riviera and while you might not score tickets to a screening of next years Oscar winner, it’s still a fabulous time to be in the area. Soak up the gorgeous Mediterranean sunshine and keep an eye out for stars! The Cannes International Film Festival runs May 14-25.
The race to end all races is the Monaco Grand Prix . Adrenaline junkies and those just looking for a more out-of-the-box event will appreciate the intense and prestigious race. You have your choice of where to view the race, from posh high rises or our personal favorite, the deck of a stunning yacht. After the winner crosses the finish line, retreat back to one of our beautiful and relaxing luxury vacation rentals along the French coast, just a short drive from the action in Monaco. The Grand Prix of Monaco begins May 22.
Book a home in Cannes, Villefranche, or St. Tropez to stay close to where the action is!
* Fire Island:
Say hello to summer at the annual Memorial Day Parade in Fire Island. Memorial Day weekend is the kickoff to a summer filled with sun and sand, and Fire Island does it right with a weekend full of live music and bar hopping! Pack your suit and shades and welcome summer with a festive weekend! Make Spatenga Walk your home base Memorial Day Weekend, May 24-26.
Car lovers and foodies alike will adore the 5th Annual Concours dElegance held at the iconic Greystone Mansion. With exhibits displaying vintage cars and motorcycles and a menu full of epicurean delights, this event also grants access to the beautiful Greystone estate. Take in a lecture from a film historian, vintage car expert, or author as you make your way through this exclusive event. The Concours dElegance is May 4.
Is there anything better than Springtime in Paris? We don’t think so! May brings the fantastic Grand Marche dArt Contemporain. The Place de la Bastille hosts artists exhibiting contemporary and modern art including paintings, sculptures, and other works directly from the artists themselves. Take one home as an excellent reminder of your Springtime escape to Paris. These exhibits will be on display from May 1-5. An apartment in the 3rd-5th and 12th arrondissements will put you right next to the Place de la Bastille.
Imagine hearing the sweet sounds of today’s hottest jazz musicians in venues that include some of the oldest and most awe-inspiring churches in the city. Make that whimsical daydream a reality during the Saint Germain Jazz Festival. In its 14th year, this sensational event spans 10 harmonious days, May 15-25.
With events spanning from glitzy to sporty, or artsy to all-American, Time & Place invites you to make yourselves at home at our luxury vacation rentals while you experience these Springtime festivities! Contact one of our well-traveled experts to get started today!