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Ibiza Spain

Ibiza Spain is an island off the coast of Valencia Spain in the Mediterranean and is probably 10 times the size of Manhattan Island, NY. The town of Ibiza where we stayed is known for its nightlife but we didn’t bother with that. 41 more words

Save Ye Whales

It’s been a whale, er, a while, since Pharaby had an update in her wardrobe. Stays were next on the list since no 18th century female would be caught dead without them. 451 more words

Hand Sewing

Hôtel Plaza Athénée, Paris

Hôtel Plaza Athénée in Paris is on avenue Montaigne near the Champs-Élysées and the Eiffel Tower. It’s a truly lovely hotel whose beauty and location are only surpassed by the helpful and accommodating staff who go the extra mile to anticipate guests needs. 137 more words

Hmong-Inspired Dolls

It always amazes me at how much modernization takes place in our culture – in this case, I’m talking about the traditional Hmong outfits. I rarely forget how elaborate the headdresses can be, how vibrant the skirts are threaded, or how heavy the coin sashes are…but sometimes, less is more. 110 more words