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Visiting the Monet Gardens in Giverny

Posted on 31. Oct, 2012 by .

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During my research on the Normandy roadtrip I was planning, I was searching for interesting things to do between Paris and the coast, in order to give my pilot some well-deserved rest. That’s when I clicked - aren’t the famous Monet gardens in the area? I was really excited to visit what is perhaps the [...]

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Dali’s Beautiful Strange Mind

Posted on 27. Feb, 2012 by .

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When you enter someone’s home and the first thing you see is a stuffed white bear wearing necklaces, you know it’s a strange place. That was indeed my first thought when I entered Salvador Dali house museum in Cadaqués. Taxidermy is a very important concept in Dali’s idea of home decor. There are several stuffed birds [...]

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Monday’s Postcard: Rome’s Subway, Italy

Posted on 31. Oct, 2011 by .

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I visited Rome a while ago, and was amazed at how the city is a museum in itself. Every street corner is an architectural and artistic surprise, and that was honestly my favorite part of the visit, even more so than the three thousand year history. But my biggest surprise came when I was in [...]

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Finding Banksy Art in London

Posted on 29. Jun, 2011 by .

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Finding Banksy art in London is like trying to find a needle in a haystack - everyone knows it’s there, but very few people can actually point to it. Even though Banksy is certainly one of the most famous character of modern art, he definitely fancies the mystery around his work - meaning that despite [...]

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