Where to take it

Pairing books and places, WHERE TO TAKE IT is where we give away our ultimate hotlist for the bibliophile traveler. If you are looking for a luxury hotel, a private villa, or a Mind-Spa, the LONG CHAIR has done your reading for you.

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Munich: not just a place – a way of life.

Munich: not just a place – a way of life.

“A bisserl was geht immer.” (Bavarian for “Keep calm and carry on.”)   Monaco FranzeMunich: not just a place – a way of life.                   Cultural appropriation has many culprits. Some are lesser known than others. There are Oktoberfest-s in places you...

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Serenely Sublime: Reading Henry James in Venice

Serenely Sublime: Reading Henry James in Venice

 “From the example of the past, the man of the present acts prudently as to not imperil the future.”   TitianSerenely Sublime:Reading Henry James in Venice       "From the example of the past, the man of the present acts prudently as to not imperil the...

Jazz Méditerranée:  The LC Bag of French Riviera Reading

Jazz Méditerranée: The LC Bag of French Riviera Reading

“You can be gorgeous at thirty, charming at forty, and irresistible the rest of your life.”   Coco Chanel Jazz Méditerranée: The LC Bag of French Riviera Reading                   The French Rivera (locals refer to it as the Côte d’Azur) never looses its allure....

Breakfast & Chill: A Long Chair Getaway with the young Capote

Breakfast & Chill: A Long Chair Getaway with the young Capote

 “All literature is gossip” Truman CapoteBreakfast & Chill: A Long Chair Getaway with the young Capote       "All literature is gossip."           Truman Capote                   Sometimes, it only takes three steps to the...

Seaside Summer: Staycation Reading at the English Coast

Seaside Summer: Staycation Reading at the English Coast

 “My big fish must be somewhere.”   Ernest Hemingway   Seaside Summer: Staycation Reading at the English Coast                  Yes, it is still possible to find a spot for this summer where you can wake up to the salty air of sea in the morning and spend...

Wild Flowers in the Garden: With Stella Gibbons in Sussex

Wild Flowers in the Garden: With Stella Gibbons in Sussex

“It was the loveliest hour of the English year: Seven o’clock on Midsummer Night.”   Stella Gibbons    Wild Flowers in the Garden: With Stella Gibbons in Sussex                   “The education bestowed on Flora Poste by her parents had been expensive,...

And then there were None: With Agatha Christie on Burgh Island

And then there were None: With Agatha Christie on Burgh Island

 “Very few of us are what we seem.” Agatha  ChristieAnd then there were None: With Agatha Christie on Burgh Island       "Very few of us are what we seem."           Agatha Christie                   There is a reason modern day...

England, Eden, Entrecôte: The Long Chair Guide to Bucolic Bliss

England, Eden, Entrecôte: The Long Chair Guide to Bucolic Bliss

 “To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow.” French ProverbEngland, Eden, Entrecôte: The Long Chair Guide to Bucolic Bliss       "To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow."           French Proverb                   Not...

Don’t Sleep with the Fishes:  The Long Chair Guide to Naples

Don’t Sleep with the Fishes: The Long Chair Guide to Naples

    “I don’t like balance.” Donatella Versace    Don’t Sleep with the Fishes: The Long Chair Guide to Naples “I don’t like balance.” Donatella Versace                         The most important thing to take when going to Naples are your...

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