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LET THE PERFUMERS GO CRAZY : : : : FRANCIS KURKDIJIAN for BURBERRY BESPOKE: : AMBER HEATH, GARDEN ROSES, HIGH TIDE (2017) + IVY MUSK (2018)

While the main perfumery hall at Harrods is a cacophonous miasma and clamouring jam-packed of competing people, perfumes, sounds and smells- and not a particularly enjoyable perfume browsing experience from my own perspective – take the escalators up to the sixth floor to the recentishly opened Salon De Parfums  (the former Ali Baba’s smoke and mirrors black and gold reliquary of perfumes, The Roja Dove Haute Parfumerie, which I used to love visiting for its carpeted luxe and gilded tranquillity, has been moved and extended to a corridor of white and boutique perfumeries), and you have a quiet, expansive and very enjoyable way to sample perfumes at your leisure. 1,440 more words

Flowers

Litter Box Gold-- Drinking the World's Most Expensive Coffee

Kopi Luwak is a variety of Indonesian coffee with a well-deserved reputation. The beans are hand-selected by experts and undergo a totally unique process of collection, ultimately giving them the title of… 430 more words

Ficus variegata and civets at Tabin, Sabah

In October 2011 a very large  Ficus variegata  fig tree was fruiting next to the core road at Tabin Wildlife Reserve in East Sabah. 75 more words

Luwak Coffee

As I walked into the dimly lit room, I was met by the stench of caged animals and the occasional rattle of metal wire. Another group of curious young tourists stood in the tight corridor between sets of restless civets, cat-like creatures native to Indonesia’s forests. 255 more words

Travel

Prompt -- Orn's Legacy

(I couldn’t decide which of two prompts to use for this week’s story. I set up a Facebook poll, but then ended up using both. Whoops.) 2,256 more words

Daily Dose

Musang

Musang Pandan..

Sontoloyo (maafkan My French).. Hujan awet seharian, mahluk rawa, semak pada sembunyi di langit rumah. Gerombolan ini kalau berlari mirip pak Tukang Kayu meriksa genteng suaranya. 40 more words

Mimbar

Beho Beho Bushblog - Saningo - 19th October

 As we have reached the height of the dry season, there have been some great sightings of game congregations close to the water sources. Some of the permanent water sources we have in the Selous Game Reserve include natural springs, lakes and the great Rufiji River. 415 more words

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