We’re in Arles for a few days visiting the brilliant, annual photography exhibition – and while we’re at it, planning a tour of the local Provencal markets for the obligatory cheese and wine fest. Back in a bit.
Being from a trashy seaside town, I have a penchant for picture postcards. Not the mucky variety but the hyper-real type. Enhanced in post-production to make everything look better than it appeared in real life. I first came across the John Hinde Collection at the Vintage Festival in 2011. Original transparencies of the photographer’s glorious technicolour postcards from the 1950s,Read more
It’s hot and sweaty in London in August, so we’re heading off to the beach for a well-planned holiday (back in time for the Paralympics). See you in September. In the meantime, here´s a vintage post to keep you busy – my advice on how to holiday like a grown-up: Do 1. Wear a fantastic sunhat. That’s Not MyRead more
When you read this Mr & Mrs That’s Not My Age will have decamped to Cornwall for our annual summer holiday. Where I’ll be having a technology-free time. Instead of blogging, I’ll be relaxing and visiting beautiful beaches. Baroness Susan Greenfield will be proud. Unlike David Cameron , I’ll be eating plenty of these: Freshly baked Cornish pasties. Then goingRead more