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
MSC Cruises has ordered two large LNG-powered ships at Chantiers de l’Atlantique, a deal worth €2bn, according to the Elysée Palace in Paris.
Sea trials for Celebrity Apex have been delayed a second time at Chantiers de l’Atlantique.