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Smelly Interludes : Fragrant Flowers of London

London is positively blooming right now and #flowersoflondon is the theme of this short and snappy Smelly Interludes entry. Not only is it rather hot there currently but the flowers are radiant and the jasmine in particular smells divine.  A visit was paid to the Colombia Flower Markets […]

April Favourites : A Mixed Bag

To be honest I was a little preoccupied with the French elections in April and engaged in much reading and TV viewing to better understand the system.  Relief was palpable as Macron saw off Le Pen in the second round, although he has a hard road ahead. In […]

March Favourites : Spring Has Finally Sprung

Ups and downs ran amok in March but overall it was a good month, primarily due to the buzz of fragrant Esxence and the arrival of spring with its abundance of colour, flowers and warmer temperatures. This is a great time of the year to go […]

Lake Como : Italian Roadtrip : Fourth Stop

Lake Como was the final stop on our Italian Roadtrip.  The previous stops were Genoa, Portofino and Venice.  We arrived at dusk and only had time for a walk around the village and a quick dinner.  And yes it was another picturesque spot. It looked […]

Italian Road Trip : Second Stop : Portofino

Here’s Part 2 of the Italian road trip.  The first instalment on Genoa you can find here.  After Genoa we headed for Portofino for a quick look around.  It really was 50’s era pretty and we walked above the village on a small winding path with panoramic […]

Milan : Captured

I did actually manage some moments out of Esxence, while in Milan.  Here are a few photos I took while out and about.