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The French Riviera boasts a great number of fairy-tale villages, but there is no doubt that Èze is its crowning jewel. Perched high above the Mediterranean Sea, it is known for its incomparable views of the Cote d’Azur. 562 more words


A space to read...

There is no Frigate like a Book
To take us Lands away,
Nor any Coursers like a Page
Of prancing Poetry –
This Traverse may the poorest take…

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fragrant fun at Fragonard

All the girls are now at university so we are officially empty nesters. With that in mind we decided to take a few days off and are currently enjoying warm weather and the local rosé in the south of France.   478 more words


Frolicking in the Forest

A young woman in a straw hat ringed with flowers swings gaily in a dense forest. One small, white hand holds the rope loosely, high up, and the other arm is hooked around the other side. 767 more words

18th Century

Lunch at La Bastide Saint Antoine restaurant - Jacques Chibois

Tour of Provence – June 11-21, 2017

Day 9 – Visit to an olive mill  near Grasse, and lunch at Jacques Chibois’ Michelin star restaurant La Bastide Saint Antoine in Grasse, and a visit to the Fragonard Perfume museum and shop. 945 more words


Louis Vuitton Goes Art Again

Being a pioneer in artistic collaborations since the beginning of the second millennium, Louis Vuitton Goes Art Again this year. On April 28th, a limited line… 317 more words


'Good Artists Borrow, Great Artists Steal'

Following my previous blog about Gucci which you can view here, it seems fitting to move onto it’s fellow fashion powerhouse Louis Vuitton.

Jeff Koons, the American artist esteemed for his Balloon Dog, which famously sold for $58.4 million, has recently collaborated with Louis Vuitton in the new range ‘Louis Vuitton x Jeff Koons’. 720 more words