Monday, 28 May 2012

This Is Where I Want to Live...

... with a camera, a laptop, a chaise longue, several felines,
plentiful champagne and the occasional visitor.

Photo: ©Profoundly Superficial Photography,
Huize Marseille, Amsterdam. Click to see whether
you like it too.

Monday, 21 May 2012

Home Extension

In Cairo, you don't have to move house if you've too many kids and not enough space. You just extend your home upwards! Personally, I can't help wondering whether these wonky structures are actually a convenient place for stashing eccentric aunties and dodgy uncles.

Photo: ©Profoundly Superficial Photography

Monday, 14 May 2012

Thursday, 10 May 2012

Coffee To Go?

In New York, the Met's current, predynastic-Egypt show promises to reveal "the beginning of everything", which includes this chirpy cup that's roughly five-and-a-half thousand years old. Could it once have been a familiar sight at some extremely ancient version of Starbucks?

Photo: © The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The exhibition's called The Dawn of Egyptian Art and I would dearly love to see it.

Monday, 7 May 2012

Hotel World...

... is like living in the movie of your life.
PS It's better that way.
Photo: ©Profoundly Superficial Photography, Hotel Palmyra, Baalbek, Lebanon