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Happy 2016!

January 21, 2016
Happy 2016

Hello and wishing all my readers a very happy 2016!

It’s taken me a while to write this post as it’s been a very busy and wonderful start to the year! Here are just a hand full of highlights thus far…. Continue Reading…

Movies

A Monster in Paris

April 17, 2013
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Take a ride through the luscious land of ANIMATED Paris! And even animated it still screams with that Parisian charm we just soooo adore! Voila the movie A Monster In Paris – where an eccentric inventor, his best friend and a monkey accidentally create a ‘monster’ after being unsupervised in a mad scientist’s laboratory.  You simply have to witness this Parisian fantasy in this unforgettable song-and-dance musical number. On y va!

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Books

Angels of Paris: an Architectural Tour through the History of Paris by Rosemary Flannery

November 12, 2012
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Paris is well known for it being a city of lights, of fashion and of food – now look up and discover Paris the city of angels! These are the angels encrusted within city’s magnificent architecture – and hence we present you with a stunning book that recently landed on our desk ‘Angels of Paris: an Architectural Tour through the History of Paris‘ by Rosemary Flannery….If you have a passion for the city’s history and its breathtaking structures this book is totally for you!

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Books

World Tour – Vintage Hotel Labels from the Collection of Gaston-Louis Vuitton by Francisca Mattéoli

October 26, 2012
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Francisca Mattéoli one of our favorite travel writers (National Geographic-France, Traveller and Air France magazines) as well as author of many books on travel and stories about mythical hotels, has just released her latest book “World Tour – Vintage Hotel Labels from the Collection of Gaston-Louis Vuitton” which was inspired by trunk-maker and traveller, Gaston-Louis Vuitton, grandson of Louis Vuitton, who throughout his life put together a unique collection of 3,000 hotel labels. Stuck to the luggage by hotel staff for advertising purposes, these labels were witness to the wonderful journeys travelled by the owners of the trunks and made people dream of distant lands.

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