AMSTERDAM, CCTip: “Amsterdam” by Gregory Alan Isakov (lyrics + video)
SEETIES Caro Hermann Hesse, se nel 1904 ti arrabbiavi “contro gli orrori del turismo moderno”, non osiamo immaginare cosa potresti scrivere oggi.
In the deep web of nostalgia, we found a lovely vintage book on classic Christmas drawings, dated 1986. You just have to look at these little exercises to go back in time and rekindle that wonderful creative instinct that belongs to every human being… 💫✏️🎄
PISTOIA seen, experienced and illustrated by Zohar Winer (artist based in Berlin but born and raised in Tel Aviv). #CCTravellers2017
ITALY seen from NEW YORK. Dear Italians, what do you think about? And what other sweets made in Italy would you add to this special list?
PISTOIA “In the tropical Butterfly House in the gardens of Villa Garzoni there is a piranha. I stand staring for a few moments at the fish with the deadpan face, shimmering reddish yellow scales and huge eyes. I don’t think I’ve ever seen a piranha at such close range.” Continue reading this (true) story by Nora Nadjarian | #CCTravellers2017
PISTOIA “The noise of the wheels on the still-warm tile of the patio woke my companions up; it was past 2 AM when I reached the plant nursery and the flat surrounded by yuccas, exhausted from a long car drive and wandering around in the middle of nowhere. Pistoia and its asleep villas seemed to be a lookout checking for strangers like me; I rushed in with no other expectation than a good night of sleep and here they were, waiting for me.” Continue reading this (true) story by Marie Beckrich | illustration: Tom Treadway | #CCTravellers2017
NORTH A click-through storybook on National Geographic’s website that charts the well-known illustrator’s trip to Norway’s Fjords and Arctic Svalbard Islands. What a beauty!