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EXPO Hortus Botanicus Amsterdam: Joséphine. An empire in the garden

The Hortus Botanicus Amsterdam takes you to the Malmaison gardens with an exhibition about Joséphine de Beauharnais, the first wife of Napoleon Bonaparte. The exhibition of the Hortus Botanicus Amsterdam shows some of the beautiful species Joséphine collected and tells the unique story of an empress and her private empire. 1,190 more words

Exhibition

Cafe 21 - Still the jewel in Newcastle's crown 

You could say last night was somewhat of a special occasion for Toon Lunch Club. Not only was it mine and the Mr’s half decade wedding anniversary, it was our first night out together since Little Dude was born. 1,290 more words

Newcastle

Malmaison Sunday Lunch

A few weeks ago we decided to treat ourselves to Sunday lunch in Malmaison Hotel in Belfast.

The deal, known as “The Biggest Sunday Lunch in Town” is a four-course menu, which includes: soup, a selection of unlimited hors d’oeuvres, a main course and dessert. 231 more words

Bookreview: "Josephine and the Arts of the Empire"

As the reenactment of the Battle of Waterloo has started, reading a recent exhibition catalogue caused me to ferret out a book on Josephine. There are of course plenty biographies available, ranging hardly researched romantic pot boilers to the truly well-researched academically interesting ones. 791 more words

Culture

Malmaison

7th June 2015 – 1pm

www.malmaison.com/locations/edinburgh/brasserie

Situated on the Shore in Leith, Malmaison’s Brasserie sits nestled into the ground floor of their hotel. I had bought a voucher deal for Malmaison’s Sunday lunch, which consisted of a soup and/or buffet starter, a brunch or lunch dish and a dessert. 877 more words

Review

Playing Tourist...Flat Boy Style!

Yesterday was “play tourist day” for that Flat Boy…he went to Josephine Bonaparte’s Chateau Malmaison and then spent the afternoon at the unbelievable Versailles…and somehow along the way he got to meet a Bad Eagle from the United States visiting France…that Flat Boy sure gets around! 14 more words