When Rachel Brown walks into a room she makes you immediately think she came out from Rue Cambom, the legendary headquarters of Chanel in Paris. But what is her connection to the spiritual teachings of the Wisdom of Kabb
As Oscar Wilde once said: "Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth." It's been a few months that I have been trying to meet with Tewfic El-Sawy. When he's in
Capri is a rocky mountain rising from the sea, dotted with build-up areas and villas immersed in the typically Mediterranean vegetation. A slow erosive process allowed the sea and the Sorrentine Peninsula to squeeze in.
I am staying in a beautiful rooftop over the sea on the hills of Posillipo .The word comes from the Greek Pausilypon meaning ' Pause from pain' ,it is the city's oldest neighborhood . I am surrounded by a lively countrys
At Bochic, they are not afraid to dare, reuse, recycle, reinvent, reconstruct, or recreate. Like in Bohemia, it is all about the atmosphere, a way of life, a state of mind. Just like poets, painters, absinthe drinkers or
To outwit the merchants in the Medina's famous souks, you'll need a good sense of direction and razor-sharp bargaining powers! I went everywhere during these ten days and I have organized for you a small menu of my perso
In Marrakech, good sound and creative music takes place in restaurants, cigar bars, lounges, cafes and exotic hotels. Fortunately, it was never a problem picking the place where to spend the evenings after long days of s
The secrets of getting the best from specific plants in a beauty regime is an art that is whispered from mother to daughter down through the generations, ensuring Moroccans continued beauty and health.
At the Royal Air Maroc check-in in JFK, I notice a large group of African women dressed in long multicolored Kaftans . I realize suddenly that I've totally packed the wrong clothes. It's the first time in my life that s
She's worked with celebrities like Susan Sarandon, Natasha Richardson, Jessica Alba, Cameron Diaz, Selma Blair, Queen Latifah and Cynthia Nixon. Theyâ€™ve all benefited from her keen and discerning eye.â€ Mee
Over the course of history, many queens and famous women have passed through the Piazzetta. From Victoria of Sweden to Simone de Beauvoir, from Mafalda D'Assia to Marguerite Yourcenar. The Piazzetta has always been a sta
Among the many interesting historical sites in Naples that I recommend visiting is the Archeological Museum. Here is a short list of my favorite collections with a special emphasis of the recently inaugurated "Gabinetto
I heard about a girl who lived 250 years ago, and before leaving her house to get married, wrote a letter of her good fortune in love. Her letter apparently was found during renovations to the house she lived in. I must
My friend Adriana decided to host a dinner in my honor. She invited her friends and inaugurated the beautiful dining room at her Riad Nour. Among Adriana's guests, a top haute couture designer Zineb Joundy, from Casablan
Uncontained, disorderly, untainted by grandeur or pomp the ambiance of the Jemaa El Fna -- the city's thronging market square -- provides what must be one of the greatest shows on earth.
After the enriching experience at the Hammam in Marrakech, I understood the importance given over centuries to the skin restorative and various therapeutic properties of the Argan oil in Morocco and very soon thanks to t
She is Brazilian, the color of her eyes aquamarine and her astrological sign, like mine, an intensive double Scorpio. The Hippie-chic, Boho, Euro-gypsy-glam-girl Adriana Bittencourt is my friend.