In November of 2012 I visited London for two weeks. Many things struck me about this world-class city, the fashion – in particular men’s fashion – was of particular note.
On my first trip to Europe in the fall of 2010 I was exposed to the superior standard of personal style in which Europeans hold themselves. I had a crash course in proper attire from my good friends in The Netherlands, as well as the chance to observe the Spaniards, French, and Italians in their native habitat.Read More »
Jimmy C is one of my favourite artist in the world. This guy makes street art that is beyond belief. He has a unique way of painting that I would call “street impressionism.” With the use of small dots, and dripping paint he makes vividly colourful portraits. Someday I want a piece of his work on my wall. Until that day, I’ll have to go to the streets to admire his work.Read More »
One of the primary reasons I was in London was for the World Travel Market exhibition. Marcello had told me about the World Travel Market, but I had no idea how large in scope, and how amazing in scale this show would be. Within the confines of the ExCel London Exhibition and Convention Centre the entire world of travel gathered to display a small piece of what their country or region had to offer.Read More »
I have a confession. I never had the desire to visit London. For years I had no interest in the city. My impression of the city was summed up by these three words: cold, rainy, and expensive. To top this off, it just didn’t seem all that interesting to me. The Brits speak my language, have the same queen on their money, and their food has a reputation for mediocrity.Read More »