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Chateau Marmont – Los Angeles

Chateau Marmont – Los Angeles

‘If you must get into trouble, do it at the Chateau Marmont’ – Harry Cohn, Columbia Pictures – Los Angeles is one of our favourite cities. But as the second most populous city in the United States, after New York, we can never quite think of it in such singular […]

by × August 27, 2019 × 0 comments

Arts & Culture, Books

Pocket Venus – The Rise, Fall & Rise Of A Hollywood Starlet

Pocket Venus – The Rise, Fall & Rise Of A Hollywood Starlet

Mildred Shay was an American film actress of the 1930s. Although never a Hollywood leading lady, this never stopped Mildred living like one. The eldest daughter of a wealthy lawyer, Shay came from a comfortable background of West Palm Beach old money, and when she was 19 years-old, the family […]

by × December 17, 2018 × 0 comments

Arts & Culture, Travel

Hearst Castle: A Californian Fairy Tale

Hearst Castle: A Californian Fairy Tale

Every time we visit California, we always have good intentions to visit the Hearst Castle in San Simeon, but for one reason or another, never seem to make it. This time however, we were determined to behold the romantic vision of the publishing magnate whose lifestyle, eccentricity and art collection influenced the film often […]

by × February 24, 2012 × 0 comments