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Refuge in Venice at Biennale Arte 2024, Part II

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Part II of Barbara Hodes' travelogue in Venice around the 60th International Art Exposition, aka the Biennale... READ MORE
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Refuge in Venice at Biennale Arte 2024, the 60th International Art Exhibition, Part I

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Barbara Hodes travels to Venice and gives her take on the 60th International Art Exposition, aka the Biennale, its biggest edition yet... READ MORE
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TOURING IRAQ AND ITS ANTIQUITIES

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Anxious to see the “cradle of civilization,” even during these tense times, Sharon Hoge went on a sight-seeing trip with four others to Iraq. Fascinating, beautiful; an experience to treasure... READ MORE
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Mérida, Mi Amor

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Barbara Hodes takes a break from her shopping tours and heads to the Yucatán to visit Mérida, known to many as the Paris of Mexico... READ MORE
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“Hooray for Hollywood! — “Save Venice ‘Los Angeles Celebration’ Raises Funds for Historic Art Preservation Efforts in Venice, Italy

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Save Venice hosted a fabulous three-day fundraiser based in and around Beverly Hills to benefit its mission to preserve the artistic heritage of Venice, Italy... READ MORE
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Toujours, St. Barth

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Barbara Hodes heads back down to St. Barth where the blue skies and warm waters beckoned and where there is always something new to savor... READ MORE
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BEYOND THE BALL: A WEEKEND OF ACTIVITIES IN PARIS WITH THE AMERICAN FRIENDS OF VERSAILLES

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Part II of Sharon Hoge's Parisian weekend adventure with the American Friends of Versailles... READ MORE
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INTERNATIONAL VERSAILLES PATRONS CELEBRATE WITH A BALL AT THE CHATEAU’S GRAND TRIANON

Social History
Sharon Hoge reports on The American Friends of Versailles' 25th anniversary celebration with a full weekend of events in Paris, capped off with a gala ball held at the Grand Trianon in the Versailles gardens. Part 1 of 2... READ MORE
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AFMO Weekend in Paris — A Moveable Feast

Social History
Delia von Neuschatz heads to the city of light with the American Friends Musées d’Orsay et de l’Orangerie (AFMO) for a long weekend during which the assembled guests were treated to a potpourri of well, pretty much everything that makes life worth living... READ MORE
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Song of the South of France

Guest Diary
Barbara Hodes takes us to the South of France, on the sea and the towns all around. It’s a trip, and a pleasure or something to dream about... READ MORE
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An American classic English Rose and her French Rosé

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Lee Fryd takes us on a tour of a couple’s life and business and singular creation — a kingdom of orchards, vegetable gardens, wild animals, cover crops, bees, butterflies, birds, worms and more. It's the bee's knees... READ MORE
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In Paris, Rain or Shine

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Barbara Hodes is off to Paris showing us how the city is tempting, and she takes us with her. A little mini temptation; but chic. It’s Paris, after all... READ MORE

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