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Monday Morning Pic-Me-Up

“If you are lucky enough to have lived in Paris as a young man… “… then wherever you go for the rest of your life it stays with you, for Paris is a moveable feast.”— Ernst Hemingway

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Paris: traffic stopping action

As mum and I made our way up to Sacré-Cœur in Montmartre we happened upon this scene: Yes, that’s right, a couple snogging in the middle of the road, holding up all of the traffic! We had no idea what to … Continue reading

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Les photographies de Karl Lagerfeld

If you happen to be in Paris today, be sure to head to La Maison Européenne de la Photographie and check out the last day of the exhibition of les photographies de Karl Lagerfeld. Mum and I did when we were … Continue reading

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Paris: a teaser

 Clockwise from top left: the Eiffel Tower by night, metro rides, ducks at le Jardin du Luxembourg, old-skool bike baskets, art deco architecture, shopping on Rue Cambon, Longchamp bags everywhere and chocolat chaud at Café de Flore.  Just … Continue reading

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GUEST POST: Bonjour Paris

As this post goes live, my mum and I will be taking off for a few days in the beautiful French capital. And here is the first of two guest posts from two of my favourite bloggers whilst I’m away. … Continue reading

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Hand baggage

I’m off to Paris tomorrow for a few days with my mum. I can’t wait. You might remember that we went last summer. It was my first visit to the city and I adored it. I can’t wait to be … Continue reading

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How to… make a hotel room feel like home

Clockwise from top left: Monsoon Pom Pom Heart Fairisle Cuff Slipper Boots; H&M Camel Poncho; Molton Brown Intoxicating Davana Blossom Foaming Bath Oil; iPod shuffle; and Habitat Travel Candle.  As I get ready to go to Paris next week and … Continue reading

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