IN PARIS…TIPS TO OPTIMIZE TIME & COMFORT! #1

Quand on vit à Paris on ne se rend pas toujours compte qu’on essaie de se simplifier la vie. On emploie des petites astuces,  des raccourcis et des services qui nous font gagner du temps. Voici mes trucs et app qui me changent la vie : À la Gare Montparnasse: une hantise pour le commun des…

IN THE WOODS… 02 & 03/09, KENT, UK

In The Woods focus has always been on talent, not hype. Every year they try their hardest to unearth the best new acts for you all to watch, months, even years, before they make it big. At the heart of the festival are the ideas of discovery and championing the new, which is why they…

MODERN HEROES: INTO THE WILD

You have to read this article published on The Socialite Family this morning. Not only an amazing place but also a lifetime adventure. A family of 5 left the frenzy of Paris to set up into handmade huts into the wild. The kind of people I call Modern Heroes. Daring to quit everything to live…

B&B IN ITALY, PUGLIA…

Recently interested in Portugal, particularly in Comporta to read here and here. It is time to share treasures from Italy, specifically Ostuni in Puglia district I am very involved with for family reasons :-). Let’s discover this beautiful B&B Masseria Moroseta. Within his farm, he offers guests a memorable stay. A modern country house, an elegant but…

WATERLAND…

I am lucky to live in between a wild Ocean and a luxurious & fantastic nature. I have always been an outdoor animal. Younger I used to surf & windsurf, ski & trek. Getting older and having a sore back (very bad ski accident), I no longer seek for adrenaline but nice & easy outdoor…

I DO IT MYSELF, YOU DIY…

Hello Folks, I have been in a lazy mood recently, shall I say in a saving energy mode? I have been on real vacation, you know the kind you had when student for 2 months now. And that’s really good to offer this kind of time to oneself once in a while. So fit, in…

MODERN HERO, HANK BOUGHT A BUS

For this new series, let me introduce you Hank Butitta trip. A modern hero to me like Foster Huntington, who left everything behind as a student to get into real life, out of a urban comfort zone. His experience started 4 years ago and died 2 years after. Nevertheless, that was 2 years of an…

CABANAS NO RIO, COMPORTA in PORTUGAL

Hello wanderers, adventurers & vacationers, Planning a road trip to Portugal beginning of September, I will be driving from Britain to the very end of Portugal. I am planning some outdoor & wild camp stops since there are loads of camping spots but a nice & comfy place every 3 stops sounds like a good…

FOSTER HUNTINGTON, A MODERN HERO.

On dit souvent que l’on aimerait tout quitter pour partir vivre ailleurs et se sentir plus proche de la nature. Mais cet homme ne s’est pas contenté de simples paroles, et vit désormais… dans les arbres. Foster Huntington avait devant lui une carrière prometteuse dans le monde de la mode. Pourtant, il y a 5…

WINDOWS INSIDE…

Aloha Summer Wanderers, I hope you are on slow mode vacation or about to be. Anyway, enjoy Summer in North Hemisphere and Winter on the other side of the the world (lucky you, I love thick knitted jumpers). I won’t apologize here being away for long…. nope! I am a slow life lad kind, addicted…

FRAGRANCES…

Les effluves de fleurs, de plantes et de matériaux naturels m’ont toujours fascinées. Tant par la surprise des rencontres inattendues que par leur séduction évanescente. Voyageuse depuis très longtemps, et surtout dans les pays tropicaux où la chaleur fait exploser les fragrances je me souviendrais très longtemps de ma première rencontre, d’abord olfactive puis visuelle avec…

PINEAPPLE DAY…

Bonjour tous, depuis un moment l’ananas est star en objet de décoration et d’illustration. On le redécouvre aussi plus récemment re-contexté dans le mouvement Art Déco des années 30 de Miami (Miami Art Deco District) … mais ce n’est pas de ça dont je veux vous parler. (photo via Graine de photographe, les portraits symboliques de…

COCONUT OIL BENEFITS

Hello all, Welcome to this new column ‘For a better life’. I will share here tips & personal experience to simplify and live a better life. I hope it will inspire you. After a long trip in Asia I was taught about coconut oil. I knew this trend was expanding in Europe but thought wrongly…