Daily Archives: May 15, 2018

News: Belmond Castello di Casole opens in Tuscany, Italy

Belmond Castello di Casole has joined the Belmond portfolio, a truly authentic Tuscan retreat. Joining its Tuscan sister hotel, Belmond Villa San Michele in Florence, the storied castle hotel and grounds sit within an untouched nature reserve in the Tuscan hills between Siena and Florence. A cypress tree lined private road ascends to the historical estate which is situated atop ...

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Dog Dies On United Flight After Passenger Forced To Put Carrier In Overhead Bin

A dog died aboard a United Airlines plane Monday, after a family says it was forced to stow the pet in the overhead bin for the duration of the flight. Catalina Robledo and her 11-year-old daughter, Sophia Ceballos, were traveling with their 10-month-old French bulldog, Kokito, on United Flight 1284 from Houston’s George Bu… Travel – Top Destinations, Vacation Ideas

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Lars von Trier’s ‘The House That Jack Built’ and Spike Lee’s ‘BlacKkKlansman’ make for a night of provocation in Cannes

Although he was once a leading proponent of the murky-herky-jerky digital aesthetic known as Dogma 95, von Trier has an instinctive gift for the striking image. The eerily Boschian epilogue of “The House That Jack Built” plays, in some ways, like a reversal of the slo-mo apocalypse that kicked off his uncharacteristically lovely and mature 2011 drama, “Melancholia.” In this ...

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