Enchanted By Charles Bridge

Charles Bridge photoshoot by Kent Johnson for White Caviar Life
One thing Kent and I had learnt from our very first visit to the picturesque Charles Bridge in Prague was quite simply, if anyone fancied a beautiful bridge view without being interrupted by hundreds of people, the best solution was to get there very early and preferably soon after dawn! So we took our own advice and set the alarm...

From Milan Kundera To Alchymist Nosticova Palace In ‘Prague Spring’

Alchymist Nosticova Palace, Prague
Going to Prague, I had been waiting for this day to come since I first picked up and read The Unbearable Lightness of Being by Milan Kundera in 1988. For some unknown reason, some of you might refer it to fate, that it took me 19 years to realise this dream. Pin it! Kent and I left a hot and tropical...

The Journey To Palais Royal With My Russian Peasant Dress

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It all started in Lyon this summer... As good fortune would have it, on our second last day in Lyon, Kent spotted 'a great location with amazing light' and just one catch - it needed a red dress. The problem was, the only red dress I brought had already been photographed in Bagnols early on... And so it was that...

Tasty French Home Cooking At Bistrot Chez France

Bistrot Chez France
Since our first dining experience at Bistrot Chez France was great, Kent and I both enjoyed the food and the atmosphere (see our previous post here), we then both agreed on returning and 'Definitely try the entrée next time!' as we promised ourselves. Pin it! During our last few days in Paris, time seemed to be running out fast, however we...

Joyeux Le Quatorze Juillet; Happy Bastille Day

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The French calls its National Day La Fête Nationale, whereas the rest of the world, especially the English speaking world calls it Bastille Day. Today is the 14th of July, and while we say 'Happy Bastille Day!' or 'Joyeux 14 juillet!', I want to celebrate the French National Day by dedicating this post to France and the French. And what if...