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... history, the symbolism of perfume gradually changed from religious to materialistic and luxurious. The Museum had one of Queen Marie-Antoinette's traveling cases. Actually, this case was a decoy that Marie-Antoinette sent to her sister in the Netherlands during her flight from Varennes in 1791 during the French Revolution. Her actual traveling case is on display in the Louvre.
In terms of my museum studies, this museum was not that different from ...
... shining in our face. This was a relief since the train brought us through parts of the Italian countryside that had snow on the ground and blizzards. I was also happy to take off my leather jacket instead of shivering in the rain in Florence. I know, I know...white girls problems. Moving on!
We took a shot on an apartment that didn't have any reviews. Now, for Airbnb virgins, you don't wanna do this because pictures can be very deceiving. Best ...
... an elderly mother who is ailing and a sister with cancer, yet she has treated us like royalty and we have made a friend. To those of you who have followed us on this blog, we can only say that you have been great traveling companions and it has been a joy to have you along, with your wonderful, funny and touching comments. We count ourselves as very lucky to have been able to take an idea, "Wouldn't it be great ...
... of things I miss and things I definitely do not miss.
Things I Miss
-my new friends
-living across the street from the Mediterranean and going there almost everyday
-the ability to travel to another country so easily and quickly
-the atmosphere of Cannes that is so different from Wilmington
-being able to purchase alcohol! (I thought this was cool and exciting haha)
-awesome clubs where famous rappers ...
... designer stores such as Lacoste and Gucci (at designer prices of course). Overall I would say that as beautiful as Cannes is it is definitely not the place to go on a budget! Beauty: 8/10 - stunning architecture and excellent finishing touches. Things to see: 6/10 - this would have been higher however strictly there is only one main landmark. Shopping: 9/10 - excellent choice of clothing brands and ...