Soneva

Nothing compares to silent swimming at sunrise and dolphin-watching at sunset in pastel shades that will bowl you over, then slap you in the face with the harsh reality of a thousand low-lying coral islands, which were once five thousand, and will likely be completely submerged within the century.

Left Bank

Before the internet democratised information for the masses, there was a more manageable pool of universal “truths” filtering from the top. Fuck the system, we said – we want more truths. We want to dictate our own truths.

Decades elapsed and we got more access to truths than one mind could ever fathom.

But, you know – it’s easier to stay in my lane.

Legend of Hydra

On jetlag and bucket-listing.

La Dolce Vita

Shooting in the heat of my first day in Rome in magically empty surrounds of the Trevi Fountain, the Fendi team laughed that we should have orchestrated this during Anita Ekberg’s showstopping ‘La Dolce Vita’ moment. There would have been much less than the hundreds pressing against the barricades, indignant at their lack of access to the fabled paragon.

Ingénue

On successful women and waffle consumption.

Roots

New Year’s Resolution: return to the Motherland.