Posts Tagged ‘Travel’

Greenwich Letterpress

Located in the heart of the West Village in New York, Greenwich Letterpress is a retro style stationary shop, specialising in gorgeous and whimsical cards and wrapping paper made using the artisanal old-fashioned method of the Letterpress. Run by sister’s Amy and Beth who originate from a family of printers, the store specialises in custom […] Read more…

Confiserie Sprungli

Established in 1836, Sprungli is a decadent coffee house and confectioners in the heart of Zurich. Its building and atmosphere evokes old European charm. The interior chocolate shop and patisserie is clad in dark woods and bronze stairwells with tall ornate mirrors. The top floor cafe, is a busy yet elegant room, with floor to […] Read more…

The People's Palaces

The stations of Moscow’s subway system have often been called “the people’s palaces”, for their elegant designs and lavish and profuse use of marble, mosaics, sculptures and chandeliers. Built during Stalin’s rule, these metro stations were supposed to display the best of Soviet architecture and design and show how privileged the lifestyle of the Russian […] Read more…

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