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Total oil CEO Christophe de Margerie killed in Moscow plane crash

Head of oil giant and three crew died when private jet hit snowplough during takeoff, say Russian sources

The chief executive of the French oil company Total, Christophe de Margerie, was killed when a private jet collided with a snow plough at Moscow’s Vnukovo international airport on Monday night. 875 more words



Our first day in Paris was rainy, windy, sunny and cold – we covered a large area and wanted to see as many touristy things in one day as possible, so we had time to do exploring on the remaining days. 57 more words

Immigration Part 2.

This. Was. The. Worst. Day. Ever.

And not just because I was two hours late to my immigration appointment. Ok, Ok… MAINLY because I was two hours late. 1,068 more words


Whinging within reason

Year Abroad, n. A period of seven months spent living and working/studying in a foreign country. A compulsory component of studying a language at university in the United Kingdom. 537 more words


Wanderlust | Travel Bucket List

When you come from somewhere like the Valleys, where the mountains surround your home and they’re all your eyes can see, you can easily forget there’s a whole world beyond the huge, green giant hills. 249 more words


On Sunday I was treated to a very delicious lunch in Montparnasse at La Coupole.

Upon walking in I was struck with the exquisite detailing of the art deco interior. 258 more words


Thank you Oscar

He understood us. He understood femininity. He knew what we needed. And he gave the most lavishing dresses to wear. The Dominican fashion designer Oscar de la Renta gave us years of beauty and elegance in his designs, before he said goodbye to us today, Tuesday, October 20th, 2014 at the age of 82. 102 more words