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Carlton Hotel, Cannes

The Carlton Experience. Carlton International Hotel in Cannes, France is of course that amazing posh hotel where many celebrities stay during the film festival. It was also used as one of the locations for Alfred Hitchcock’s comedy thriller “To Catch … Continue reading

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Cannes!

Cannes! When I hear the name of this French city, I invariably remember the movie with the inimitable Rowan Atkinson as Mr. Bean and his exclamation “Cannes!” No matter what happens to the bumbling hero he never loses sight of … Continue reading

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Fuhlsbüttel, Hamburg, Gemany

Exploring Fuhlsbüttel. Fuhlsbuttel is the part of Hamburg where Hamburg airport is situated. As I have a very early flight tomorrow I am spending a day and night at the Radisson Blu airport hotel which is located directly opposite the … Continue reading

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Summer!

After a very long winter and an extremely cold absent spring, really warm weather finally came to us, with the temperature suddenly rising to +30C. In two days time, everything that could burst into bloom. There is lush greenery all … Continue reading

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PARIS IN BLOOM.

PARIS IN BLOOM. The first indication that you are in Paris is of course the sheer beauty of it. On a warm sunny day one can go into any park and enjoy the surroundings. There are plenty of benches and … Continue reading

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Mobility Assistance

Mobility Assistance. For the first time in my life I travelled as a special needs person. I broke my ankle badly in winter, had surgery, spent a long time in a cast and still have metal plates with screws inside. … Continue reading

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PARIS IN JANUARY.

Paris is beautiful in all seasons, it’s a given. Every street, every nook and cranny may present something new, unexpected and totally lovely. The familiar places never lose their charm. What added to our positive impressions this time was the … Continue reading

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