Tags » Parasols

Fashion and Beauty Essentials for a 19th Century Summer Holiday

In women’s magazines today, we often see lists of summer vacation “must haves.”  These lists usually include such hot weather essentials as swimsuits, sunscreen, and a romance novel or two to read at the beach.  1,112 more words

19th Century

A Visit to the Corpse Flower: Hell’s Kitchen Gardener Goes Uptown

I wasn’t really trying that hard to see the corpse flower, but fate had me traveling up to the Bronx for a class at the New York Botanical Garden on the same day that this giant was scheduled to bloom. 969 more words

Une journée à la plage en Algérie, 3edi fi biledi …

J’aime la plage, j’adore la plage, qui n’aime pas la plage ?

En voiture, avant même d’arriver, je vois de loin la mer et c’est comme si j’y étais déjà… Je suis toute excitée à l’idée d’y arriver, de me baigner ou juste de m’asseoir en face de cette création divine et d’admirer en direct cette image de carte postale. 1,062 more words

Girl Power

A new Sunlounge, Fold-Arm Awnings and Pop-Up Marquees installed into The Eden House, Rathfarnham, Dublin for Longitude 2016 and other music festivities in nearby Marlay Park.

Promoshades complete terrace design or for more information on Sunlounge products visit www.promoshades.com 

Increase your capacity, enhance your brand and extend your season with Promoshades. 11 more words

Drop-Arm Awnings

Shady experiences in rural Mallorca - part 2

Parasol or gazebo? We needed some shade from the sun on our rural Mallorcan finca terraces, but the parasols we’d had in the past hadn’t proved man enough to withstand the odd tornado or unexpected strong gusts that occasionally rip through our valley. 495 more words

Climate

Shady experiences in rural Mallorca

If you have property on Mallorca with outdoor space –  a large expanse of (largely unusable) land like ours, a regular garden, or just a balcony or terrace – you’re going to need a means of seeking shelter from the sun. 394 more words

Climate