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Lisboa, Portugal

Colourful, proud, inventive, romantic, upbeat, traditional whilst pushing into modernism, the Lusitanian capital of seven hills is a must-see place. Four-day itinerary (M-F) in Europe’s new destination for entrepreneurs with a fluent English-speaking population. Day 1: Sintra / Alfama Bem … Continue reading

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HOTEL de NELL, Paris 9 – France

Last week, I stayed in an independently owned boutique hotel located on the south side of the 9th arrondissement in Paris. From the moment the taxi dropped us off, the feeling was right. Tall glass doors, fireplace, design interiors… The styled reception … Continue reading

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House dreaming – Antwerp, Belgium

When in Antwerp, beware…. of the architecture & fun! Last week, I was back in this creative mecca for just one day – enough to once again be swept away. We were walking to a work rendezvous when we passed a monument that … Continue reading

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NY from new heights

Each time I travel to NYC, I seem to bring a checklist of must see & do. And this September, my « NY thing » seemed to be terraces. Here are a few finds that I would happily share to enjoy NYC … Continue reading

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La Co(o)rniche – Pyla-sur-Mer, France

How many a day or evening have I dreamt of sharing fun finds and unique experiences with you in the last 3 months since we have relocated to the wine region of Bordeaux? To be honest, I have ceased counting. … Continue reading

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24 hours in Trouville, Normandy

Have I mentioned Deauville-Trouville in the region of Normandy recently? Well, traveling to me is comparable to eyeing a pretty painting: each time, you find a detail that sparks your emotion. So here are few more local goodies. In the winter, remember … Continue reading

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La Tour du Trésorier – Tournus, France

For those who travel at a leisurely pace, here is an inspiring overnight base to enhance your drive South from Paris. Overlooking the Saône River and pastures of southern Burgundy to one side (view below from the private terrace of … Continue reading

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