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Rive Gauche – the right side to be seen in Paris – plays host to our latest edition to the collection, the Hotel des Academies et des Arts
With the bohemian Latin quarters of St Germain des Près & Montparnasse just steps away, our newest city “petit-pad” oozes artistic culture and that infamous French ability to create a style house. Rich sultry colours, art installations and the clever muted interiors give a distinctively “Parisian” feel to the place without being pretentious. Check out the world acclaimed Macaroons from Pierre Hermé in the dreamy tearoom.
Discover in 18 words what’s so special about the Hotel des Academies et des Arts here
See you there soon.
Iain & Co
Since it opened five years ago, ROCA MOO has become one of the most fresh and innovative gastronomic restaurants in Barcelona. The exquisiteness of high cooking and rigorous selection of wines has merited one star from the Michelin Guide and this unique space has become an indispensable place for lovers of quality. Roca Moo restaurant offers a culinary proposal thought of as a gastronomic game, and based on its own vision of Catalan cooking. Read the rest of this entry »
Stockholm’s Museum of Far Eastern Antiquities opens this autumn with a Japanese fashion show that starts with the kimono and in a playful way springs into various Japanese subcultures and fashion trends of today. East meets west, old meets new, real meets fake.
The exhibition features exquisite vintage kimonos that puts dazzling textile techniques on display, mixed with creations by some of Japan’s hottest young designers and artists – from Takyua Angel’s spectacular creations to street-smart childish designs by Shojono Tomo. Handmade accessories for young geisha’s are shown side by side with the graffiti artist Shin Tanaka’s murals and hip hop origami figures inspired by the elaborate patterns of ancient kimonos.
The exhibition is a joint arrangement with Rekostylisterna: Aia Jüdes and Sanna Gebeyehu.
The lions in the Selous Game Reserve in southern Tanzania are present in huge numbers; an estimated four thousand lions. They are common everywhere in the northern part of the Selous; and as luck would have it this is where almost all the tourist camps are to be found. If you plan to have a lion safari in the Selous you will not be disappointed. However, they are not so easy to spot in this reserve as they are in the open grass land of the Serengeti in the north of Tanzania. The dense vegetation is the perfect cover for the shy Selous lion to take shelter and hide from the safari vehicles.
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White Line Hotels are delighted to be able to present you with the perfect base for your Selous Game Reserve safari – The Retreat Selous