A Most Annoying Thing

Age ……. there are many things to recommend it. However, the most annoying thing I have found about ageing is my fading eyesight. It started drifting off about 15 years

Merci

  Found in the heart of the historic district of Haut-Marais is the wonderfully curated store Merci. The store brings together the best of the world of fashion, design and

Summer Shoes

  I love a sandshoe, yes I know they have many names now……. BUT ! I have several pairs in various stages of disintegration. So while in Paris I decided

Pigneto – Bar Necci

  This area is shedding its working class image, represented in so many neorealist films, and becoming the city’s hedonistic hub. Young creatives flock here attracted by the low rents,

Monti – Rome

  The area around Esquilino, one of Rome’s seven hills, is the city’s most multi-ethnic district. Esquilino itself might still be rough around the edges compared to hip Monti, but