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Cannes: The Oscars of Advertising

Every summer the world’s best brands, agencies and communication professionals join in Cannes, France for what can only be called the Oscars of Advertising. The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity celebrates the most pivotal work of the year in design, advertising, digital and public relations. 184 more words


Onwards and Upwards - the Penultimate Post

Rather unbelievably, and for the first time in around 16 months, I’ve just booked a one way flight back to the UK. Although nerves followed when I looked in my bedroom (read – wardrobe) and I saw quite how much stuff I’m going to have to somehow transport with me back home, I am now very much looking forward to being back home and in a world of normality once again. 734 more words

Eastern Riviera: Monaco to Cannes

The coastal landscape in this region of France is stunning, the seaside villages and marinas are reminiscent of an impressionist painting.

Villefranche-sur-Mer was a favorite, a prehistoric town nestled between Nice and Monaco.   90 more words


NZIFF - Winter Sleep

I had huge expectations for this film. A Palme D’Or winner and widely critically acclaimed I was ready to be amazed. I knew nothing except it was Turkish and long. 292 more words


shells & sand & sea.

It was a rainy morning in Paris when we packed up our bags, savored one last, most flaky croissant and made our way to Gare de Lyon.  272 more words

"Tea & Happy Things"

orange ruin

///// powerful, inspiring film from Saulnier

Holiday Recap: I came, I saw and I ate

I’m back, dear readers. After spending a week enjoying the heat of the sun and the gentle sea breeze in Cannes, followed by a week of nothing but mountain glory in the North of Italy, it was time for me to come home. 1,002 more words