The BNF is presenting until February 26th, 2017 The France of AVEDON Old World New Look exceptional exhibition of vintage prints made by Avedon, contact sheets annotated by the famous American fashion photographer.
Maldives : a new resort signed by Soneva
The Soneva Group who instigated the concept of “barefoot luxury” inaugurated a new resort the Soneva Jani, of 25 overwater villas with a fully privatized villa and an island villa in a virgin atoll.
Colmar is known as the wine capital of Alsace and one of the cities where it rains the less in France thanks to the Foehn effect. A meteorological oddity that brings dry winds on the Vosges Massif slopes beneath which flow Colmar peaceful days. But if we need to rush to the (re) discovery of Colmar, this is for another phenomenon, an artistic one.
To end this month of June, we offer this week to go to Brescia to dive into the heart of the creation by the Christo and Jeanne-Claude couple and their aquatic works, to rush to Milau to marvel at the creations of Maison Fabre or even in Ay, to discover gourmet notebooks by the artist Ji-Young Demol Park . And for those who do not want to move, the Internet will allow them to focus on the works of artists around the passion of surfing.
Timeless step at the Napoleon III
Want to spend a green moment in an atmosphere outside of time? Towards the Buttes Chaumont park in the nineteenth arrondissement and the Napoleon III restaurant. Completely renovated by Anne-Sophie Robert, this traditional brasserie mixes historical and current codes.
The idea is simple. Obvious. Bright. Yet it was not until May 2016 that the first museum dedicated to the revolutionary and timeless work of Charlie Chaplin opened! And it is in Switzerland, where he ended his days, that the Chaplin’s World unique in the world has just been inaugurated. Follow us in the footsteps of the first mega movie star in history, some guy named Charlot who invented everything or almost …
Designed by decorators Dorothée Delaye and Daphné Desjeux the Handsome Hotel by Elegancia is a welcoming cocoon that mixes beautiful and sweet. Here, everything is in the detail as a bow tie. Like it, it sets the tone, the directive line of an outfit. The hotel is a chic and timeless bubble in which the charm subtly works, by surprise.
The excellence of Loro Piana sublimated into art by Sheila Hicks at the “Mi Art” in Milan Collector, photography amateur, Pier Luigi has thus entrusted artists to turn the excellent fibers into timeless beauty. After a first collaboration in 2015 with the California artist Pae White, who has created a work from Loro Piana thread, it was the turn of Sheila Hicks
PLUME VOYAGE made you a selection of spas around the world, just to do good waiting for spring. Located close to the Bahia Palace, 5 minutes from the Jemaa El Fna Square in the heart of an area of 3.5 hectares, the Royal Mansour Marrakech is certainly one of the finest hotels in the world!
Quilted, embroidered, studded, embellished with fur, feathers or in the simplicity of its shape, the glove is an indispensable fashion accessory for lovers of understated luxury. Either it is long or short, or even mittens, hot or mild, the glove symbolizes a form of ultimate refinement. The pictures of the greatest actresses of an unrivaled glamor necessary therefore shrouded.
To continue this month of February, we get into the mood for the next Olympic Games in Rio, we head to St. Barts to discover the work of Daniel Arsham. A trip to London to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the British Vogue and come back to Paris for the Anselm Kieffer retrospective.
To fight against rain and wind, we are offering you cultural activities this week. Towards Bercy Village to follow the Parisian adventures of Elyx, unless you prefer to dip in the universe of star duo Le Riche-Costa, or to follow the path designed by Maurice Renoma in the Marais. Before preparing for a unique concert of Charles X at the Paris Peninsula.
After a career started in the hotel industry, it is at Air France that Guy Bigiaoui catches the trip “virus” , then he sharpens his expertise with air cruises at a tour operator … before launching into the world tours and trips adventure he can not imagine anything else than custom-made. We are in 2003. Today Safrans du Monde has become the specialist of lifetime trips, with almost 300 possible combinations to offer the ideal World Tour and a hundred countries to design a custom trip. Interview.
It’s cold in this month of January, so let’s please ourselves with some nice gourmet addresses: Le Camion qui fume for burger lovers which settled in the second district, an address dedicated to lovers of meat in the seventeenth, the Hotel Edouard 7 that is opening its new restaurant, or Les Halles AG, which offers a generous and friendly cuisine.
The René Lalique Villa, a crystal and light case in Alsace. A French luxury. The Villa built by René Lalique in 1920 just had a second birth. And how! From the initiative of Silvio Denz, President and CEO of Lalique, it was transformed into a prestigious hotel, or rather a very confidential guesthouse, since only six suites are available.