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Château Lafite Rothschild, Pauillac – France

Earlier this week, I visited Château Lafite Rothschild, in Pauillac, one of Bordeaux’s haute wineries (1st Classified Growth). The number of times that I had imagined its interiors, as I peddled through the hillside and sprawling vineyard, or stopped to capture the moment, are countless. As I feasted my eyes on … Continue reading

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Sexy Fish – London, UK

Last week, I tried an Art Deco meets Brasserie sort of restaurant in the Mayfair area of London. Think GQ-style doormen, voluptuous hostesses with fitted sea-green dresses and heels, loud music, a loveboat line up of barmen shaking exotic cocktails below the Frank Ghery sparkling fish, a Damien Hirst mermaid … Continue reading

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September in the Medoc, France

September in the Medoc was in-cre-di-ble… And as a bonus Mother Nature seems to be granting locals with quite a 2014 harvest. N2S, don’t change a thing for next year! Chill in the picturesque village of Bages during the Marathon des Châteaux du Medoc. … Continue reading

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Saint-Emilion, France

I had not visited this UNESCO city overlooking a sea of vineyards in 17 years and held memories of multi-lingual menus and tourists. When we returned on a recent Sunday, I was happy to find delights beyond the extreme number of wine shops that had … Continue reading

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“Luxe Trotter”

Lorsque j’ai lu sur Internet qu’une étrangère (nous sommes liées par notre appartenance à un groupe d’intérêt commun) dévorait Luxe Trotter dans le train, ma curiosité a été immédiatement interpellée. Je ne sais pour quelle raison, et parfois nul besoin de chercher, … Continue reading

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Rid of the Monday morning blues, Versailles-France

Now here’s a brilliant initiative. The Château de Versailles and French railway just revealed the first co-branded train (RER C). Seven decors that will make you feel like a queen or king, and just what the doctor recommends to rid … Continue reading

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Domaine de la Corgette – Meursault, France

Here I am! Our baby boy is 5 weeks old and Mummy has finally taken a moment to peel her loving eyes off this wonder of Nature and recycle her hands for a few minutes. I considered sharing our hilarious first-time … Continue reading

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