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 in, among others, 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
French Polynesian based Paul Gauguin has deferred its pair of next generation newbuilds - plus option - ordered with Fincantieri's Vard and due for delivery next year.
Wonder of the Seas, the new world's largest cruise ship, is scheduled to leave Chantiers de l'Atlantique Friday afternoon for Marseille where some final touches will be completed.