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August 1, 2001

August 2001 Why do the French do it better? Don’t worry, I’m not thinking about sex, though that was well under way in the cabin next to me, as I travelled by night from Calais to Brieve. French MotorRail is […]

Invisible Cities

July 1, 2001

July 2001 If you are taking just one book on holiday this year, take the book I would choose as pillow and plate, alone on a desert island. Italo Calvino’s Invisible Cities is a series of descriptions, really conversations, told […]