A graduate from Lyon University, where she specialized in foreign languages and American Literature, Michèle worked as an interpreter/translator (English, German and Italian) for major international events before entering the diplomatic world for a few years. As a Paris-based freelance travel and lifestyle writer, she has been a contributor to a host of publications and has long specialized in two sectors: cruising and wellness. Her features have appeared, among others, in Le Monde, Le Figaro, Le Figaro Magazine, Les Echos Week-end and periodicals dedicated to the MICE sector. She has also featured on radio and TV travel programmes and since 1992, has been the author of the only French cruise guide, Croisières Passion.
Michèle’s Recent activity
Set back already four times, the acquisition of Chantiers de l'Atlantique by Fincantieri, scheduled for Dec. 31, was delayed another month.
With all its ships alongside or in drydock, Ponant is taking this time to carefully analyze its 2021 deployment.