Category Archives: EUROPE

The legend of the Moorish Heads of Sicily

If you’re visiting Sicily, you must have noticed the balconies, colourful and scented, but mostly bizarrely decorated with ceramics representing Moorish heads. This motif grew so much in popularity, since Dolce&Gabbana used it as well in their summer collection, creating much controversy. [caption id="attachment_4315" align="alignright" width="604"] Taormina balcony[/caption] Read more

Capri: Sfinxul de la San Michele

Pentru Axel Munthe, sfinxul de granit rosu pe care visa sa-l aduca la San Michele era o obsesie. Dar era doar o obsesie de colectionar? " Un om poate suporta mult, cat timp se poate suporta pe el insusi...Cand am incetat a mai dormi, am scris aceasta carte." isi explica el in prima prefata, "...
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What to do in Capri: Tips for an amazing trip

I know I have a thing for islands, don't I? Well, this time, it's a European destination, close-by, still a tiny heaven simply breathtaking and ultra glamorous. No wonder this is where celebrities love to spend their vacations. [caption id="attachment_4063" align="aligncenter" width="604"]Breathtaking Capri, Italy Breathtaking Capri, Italy[/caption] Accessible by...
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Capri –despre imparati romani si fashion victims

Gandindu-ma la Capri, imi vin in minte doua lucruri, imparatii romani si magazinele de lux, strazile pline de turisti eleganti, sorbind cu nesat din paharele reci de Bellini, purtand pantofi Gucci si genti Prada. E ciudata alaturarea, unii ar numi-o chiar blasfemie, insa daca ma gandesc mai bine, iubitorii de moda si imparatii romani au ceva...
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Cannes, pe urmele unei printese

Crestem inconjurati de povesti cu printese. Unele mai frumoase decat altele. Viata insa nu este un basm. Viata este asa cum alegi tu sa o traiesti...Si, da, uneori in holul unui hotel, poti intalni printul viselor tale... Povestea printesei Grace Kelly m-a fascinat dintotdeuna. Fiindca e atat de reala, fiindca nu e o fila de poveste,...
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Hoteluri boutique de vis in Londra

Nu stiu altii cum sunt, insa pentru mine alegerea hotelului pentru un week-end escape este foarte importanta. Cea mai importanta. Locatia este cea care iti transmite o stare de spirit anume si te transpune intr-o poveste pe care trebuie sa o traiesti. In luna februarie, ne gandim la cele mai romantice destinatii pentru week-end, iar Londra...
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London: I am a Lion’s Cub

It's raining outside and while searching on google for travel rain pictures, surprise: most pictures are from rainy, foggy London. It got me thinking that I have to write about London, one of the top must- see cities in the world. I love rain and I love London, but I was so lucky to have a...
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Venice escape

It took me such a long time to decide upon visiting Venice. I still don't know why. But the first time I finally did, it was love at first "gondola". I returned in less than 6 months and hope to return again and again. Venice in now ranked high  in my top 5 favourite cities around...
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Travel destination: Capri

Time for a week-end escape? What about Bella Italia! Find the calm and relaxation of the beautiful and luxurious Capri. What to pack? Our choices : cosy espadrilles from Stella McCartney,Wildfox sunglasses, a few chic t-shirts ( check out Dsquared or the themed Dolce&Gabbana for spring 2016) and don't forget a glam new swimsuit:) GO! the fabulous...
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Viziteaza Cannes: Le Suquet-orasul vechi

O vizita in Cannes nu e completa, daca nu ajungeti in zona orasului vechi-Le Suquet.  In plus, aveti parte de o frumoasa panorama asupra portului si zonei La Croisette. Este locul ales de fotografi pentru shootinguri spectaculoase:) Stradutele inguste medievale sunt pline de magazine si restaurante in cel mai pur stil provencal. Drumul spre varful dealului...
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