Author: Antoine Rocca

Miles & Love tells us about their stay in an archipelago of 7,000 islands, The Philippines.

Far from the heavenly beaches of Corse, somewhere at the other end of the globe, an archipelago of some 7,000 small islands awaits travellers passionate about exoticism. The Philippines! Renowned for the great diversity of its islands of beguiling landscapes which are among the most beautiful of south-east Asia. For this time, far better than beaches, our attention was mainly drawn to the famous rice terraces of Northern Philippines. Rice terraces are not exclusive to Philippines. One may also find them in China, Vietnam, as well as most South-east Asian countries. However, northern Philippines’s rice terraces are, per se,...

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In Madonetta / Strada Vieca, from the guide “The 75 most beautiful walks and hikes of Corsica”.

Madonetta / Strada Vecia Walk 24 in ‘75 most beautiful walks and hikes of Corsica’ by Éditions Clementine. Walks accessible to lovers of both nature and Corsica. Short routes with views to take your breath away. The authors: Corsica’s first mountain guide, possessed of an undeniable charm, Jean-Paul Quilici has worked in the regional nature park for 35 years, participating in the drafting and plotting of the GR 20 trail. Martial Lacroix is a native of the Jura mountains, a former member of the Corsican Mountain Police Force (PGHM) and a certified mountain guide in Corsica. He is the...

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Meeting with Philippe Dandrieux, Chairman of Air Corsica since 2009

Air Corsica ©Marianne Tessier Philippe Dandrieux, you have been Chairman of the Management Board of Air Corsica since 2009. How’s the company doing? Which new resources does it have or intend to acquire in the near future? The Company is doing well. In terms of operations, it ensures a large number of flights over a wide time slot with good punctuality and availability. As for the marketing plan, the Company is continuing to set up its own resources: sales force, internet and travel agency. On the financial side, the 2018 results will be as good as the previous year....

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Bathyscaphe Chronographe Flyback Blancpain Ocean Commitment II

Bathyscaphe Chronographe Flyback Blancpain Ocean Commitment II. Date and small seconds ∙ meteor grey dial ∙ unidirectional satin grey ceramic unidirectional bezel with blue ceramic insert and Liquidmetal® index ∙ automatic Blancpain presents its new Bathyscaphe Chronograph Flyback Blancpain Ocean Commitment II Blancpain presents the new Fifty Fathoms Bathyscaphe Chronograph Blancpain Ocean Commitment II (BOC II) Flyback Watch. For the first time, this piece presents a completely blue ceramic box. For each timepiece sold in this limited edition of 250 copies, a sum of 1,000 euros will be donated to support scientific expeditions. The 250,000 euros thus raised will...

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Blancpain Ocean Commitment, supports the safeguarding and protection of the oceans of our planet.

For over half a century today, Blancpain has been keeping very close relations with the ocean world. If our very popular Fifty Fathoms have played a vital role in the history of sea-diving, we however deem our mission to aim further beyond making the world’s best diving watches. After close collaborations with world-famous scientists, environmental specialists underwater explorers and photographers, we have come to realise the vital necessity to support, safeguard and protect our planet’s oceans. To reach this goal, Blancpain is committed to mobilising huge resources. These efforts fall within the scope of our programme “Blancpain Ocean Commitment”....

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