The Mediterranean Magazine
Discover the captivating history of St Tropez's meteoric rise to fame, from the film that put it on the map to the arrival of Brigitte Bardot and its transformation into an international jet-set destination. Uncover the enduring appeal of this glamorous summer hotspot and how it continues to attract visitors from all over the world.
Discover the legendary stars who have left their mark on French Riviera culture, from Alain Delon and Brigitte Bardot to Serge Gainsbourg and Dalida. Explore their impact on cinema, music, fashion, and society, and learn why the French Riviera remains a symbol of timeless elegance and glamour.
In wonder of the millennia old olive oil harvesting, Robert Ransley takes us on a visual journey in the small agricultural town of Los Santos de Maimona, in southwestern Spain, to Lorenzo Guillen Candelario’s olive groves. Lorenzo is at least the fourth generation to work these groves to this day who traditionally toil the groves in the same manner as the Romans and the Greeks and those who went before.
Fisherman of Halicarnassus or Cevat Şakir Kabaağaçlı is one of the first people that comes to mind when one thinks of Bodrum. Before he was exiled to Bodrum, not many people knew about Bodrum and again no one knew about Cevat Şakir Kabaağaçlı.
From the solemnity of Holy Week to the joyous celebration of Easter Sunday, Greece offers a rich tapestry of cultural and religious traditions. Discover the customs of dyeing eggs, decorating the Epitaphios, and breaking pots in Corfu Island. Join the fireworks battle in Chios and witness the iconic midnight resurrection ceremony. Let's explore the essence of Greek Easter together.
As we try to reflect, the Mediterranean is more than a sea. It represents a lifestyle which is synonymous with slow and simple living, good food, milder climates and warmth. These books that we have chosen are perfect for those in love with Mediterranean destinations, gastronomy and lifestyle.