The colours are magnificent, the scenery majestic. We are on the pink granite coastline in the north of Brittany in France, offshore is an island, or rather an archipelago. Just 10 minutes away from the mainland, nature prospers and vegetation is rich.
Jim and Lucile are about to experience something completely new. This 17th century Manor in the village of Rémy, in France’s Oise region will become their home for the weekend, and they will live as Lord and Lady of the manor.
A simple push of a button applies voltage and the glass changes state… This is one of the latest technologies applied to glass, a material that man has been using for thousands of years and which is now being brought up to date and made high tech.
That morning, Nicolas Géant’s clients came to collect a real treasure, because each of those boxes contained an essential element for maintaining life on earth. Twenty or so bee hives that Nicolas prepared the night before for individuals coming from all over France.
Perched on the roof or nestled between two walls, in spring the city is taken over by greenery, to the delight of city dwellers. To feed this need, the landscape gardener, Christophe Bulteau converts these unlikely city spaces, with surface areas that are often restricted.