BONJOUR 2017

2016 was a challenging yet exciting year for me but I’ve been longing for 2017 to start. I spent my first morning in Hong Kong on New Year’s Day of 2016 after travelling with three suitcases to start a new life from London to here on NYE and wow what a journey it has been since.…

SLEEPOVERS AT VILLA BALIDAMAI

About Villa Balidamai “Bali represents a lifestyle of creativity, love, freedom, travel, joy, health & counting your blessings every single day!” says the girls from WELIKEBALI and appropriately so. Bali is a positive journey and I’m eternally grateful to Nagisa Bali for allowing Melanie and I to have a long sleepover at Villa Balidamai. Villa…

CHECKED-IN TO HEAVEN

About Villa Karang Dua WOW simply defines Villa Karang Dua. The contemporary villa design is nestled in the cliffs offering breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean’s listening waters. Waking early in the mornings rewards you with a magical blue skies with a light mist from the private terrace, this moment is best enjoyed with your morning coffee.…

PARADISE DREAMHOUSE

Villa Junno Could life get any better? After staying at Villa Hardevi, Nagisa Bali transported us to yet another Paradise Dreamhouse and her named is Villa Junno. This luxury villa is located in the sought after Canggu district, a haven for surfers, a laid back lifestyle and home to a fabulous foodie scene. When you enter the…

SANCTUARY FOR SOLITUDE

About  Villa Hardevi On an island where beauty speaks true, we discover one of Bali’s most luxurious yet comfortable sanctuaries in the South of the Jimbaran district, namely Villa Hardevi. Nestled in what seems a secluded part of this area, this pretty private hideaway feels tranquil, fashionable and desirably private; a perfect stay if you’re a…

PARADOX OF TIME

The paradox of our time in history is that we have taller buildings but shorter tempers, wider freeways, but narrower viewpoints. We spend more, but have less; we buy more, but enjoy less. We have bigger houses and smaller families, more conveniences, but less time. We have more degrees but less sense, more knowledge, but…

Comptine d’Un Autre Été

Hands down one of my favourite movies is Amelie. It’s about a young woman endeavouring to help and improve the lives of those around her, awarding her neighbours and colleagues love and happiness. But when Amélie chances upon her own romance, her adventure truly begins—ever captured by the music of Yann Tiersen. As well as…