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JSwinetours Pieter Smits
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Sensationell! Und immer wieder einmal zum Nachkochen geeignet.
#foodies #recipes #kalb #spargel #weingut #marioburkhart #malterdingen  
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© Foto: Aromenspiele | Dorit Schmitt Ganz ehrlich, manchmal habe ich richtig Lust auf ein gutes Stück Fleisch. Und eine meiner Lieblingskombinationen zum Spargel, der ja nun am Beginn seiner Saison steht, ist Kalbfleisch. Und...
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Greater Palm Springs is the New Fashion Capital
The fashion world has discovered what savvy travelers have known all along:  Greater Palm Springs is the perfect destination for sunshine, dramatic mountain backdrops and true blue skies, unique architecture, accommodations that range from cool and hip to understated and elegant, and a lifestyle unmatched anywhere in the world.

International attention will be on Palm Springs next week when Louis Vuitton debuts its 2016 Cruise Collection at the iconic John Lautner-designed Bob & Dolores Hope Estate in Palm Springs.  Inspired by the Palm Springs lifestyle and its architecture, Louis Vuitton's Artistic Director of Women's Collections Nicolas Ghesquiere will show his latest line to more than 500 international press, VIP guests and A-list celebrities on May 6.  The presentation is the highlight of several events planned in Greater Palm Springs during the week.  Last year, the Cruise Collection made its runway debut in Monaco.

Greater Palm Springs is also the fashion darling in May magazines around the world.  Harper's Bazaar is featuring the Waldorf Astoria La Quinta Resort & Club in an 11-page spread, and the Saguaro in Palm Springs is the backdrop for a full page photo of rising tennis star Nick Kyrgios in Vogue and named #1 Desert Hotel in the world by the editors at Elle UK. 

“The world has discovered what we already knew - Greater Palm Springs is a dramatic backdrop for fashion, and the energy in the destination allows for creativity,” says Susan Stein, fashion editor of Palm Springs Life Magazine and creative director of El Paseo Fashion Week, the annual event that celebrated its 10th anniversary in March.

All cities in Greater Palm Springs are sharing the fashion limelight - from Desert Hot Springs, where UK-based clothing company River Island filmed its summer television and digital campaign at Hotel Lautner, to Indio and the just-completed Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival with its fashion-centric weekends with parties from fashion brands H&M, Lacoste, MAC cosmetics and industry advocate, Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA).  In Palm Desert, The Body Deli's exclusive skin care line, Palm Springs Spa Collection was “discovered” by Louis Vuitton executives and, in a collaboration, will be gifted to media and guests attending the Cruise Collection fashion events next week.  For the entire destination, the love for Greater Palm Springs design can be seen in the new publication Palm Springs Style, a curated guide to fashion, design and more. 

For years, Greater Palm Springs has been friendly to fashion.  With iconic department store Saks Fifth Avenue, and boutiques by Gucci, Tiffany, Ralph Lauren and St. John lining the tony El Paseo in Palm Desert to a vast selection of international brands for outlet shopping at the Desert Hills Premium Mall in Cabazon. 

Fashion comes full circle:  in the late 1960's, Emilio Pucci debuted two collections at the Richard Neutra-designed Kaufmann House, then owned by Joseph and Nelda Linsk.  Nelda is also the one famously-pictured in Slim Aaron's legendary “Poolside Gossip.”  Now, 50 years later, Louis Vuitton debuts a collection at The Bob & Dolores Hope Estate, demonstrating yet again that great architecture and high fashion meet in Palm Springs.
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Behind the Smile with Pieter Smits - JSwinetours
How did you end up near Alsace? After a long time of working in publishing and informatics in the Netherlands I wanted something different.  I decided to make my hobby my work.  Apart from the wines, it also gives me the possibility to meet many different k...
How did you end up near Alsace? After a long time of working in publishing and informatics in the Netherlands I wanted something different.  I decided to make my hobby my work.  Apart from the wines, it also gives me the pos...
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Join us in Alsace, Burgundy or Tuscany ! ‪#‎jolisoleil‬
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New domain "winetour.alsace" added
Alsace: Got new domain: "winetour.alsace".... fun! So you can try out  http://winetour.alsace Now what new "email" to make for Alsace?  cool@winetour.alsace  or  jolisoleil@winetour.alsace  or  luxury@winetour.alsace.,... Cheers!
Alsace: Got new domain: "winetour.alsace".... fun! So you can try out http://winetour.alsace Now what new "email" to make for Alsace?  cool@winetour.alsace  or  jolisoleil@winetour.alsace  or  luxury@winetour.alsace.,... Ch...
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Programma wijnreizen 2015
Tourprogramma 2015 Onlangs publiceerde JSwinetours haar wijnreis programma voor 2015. JSwinetours/JSwijnreizen organiseert voornamelijk wijnreizen op maat voor kleine groepen.
Het bedrijf heeft zich gespecialiseerd in de wijngebieden van de Elzas, Bourgogne en Toscane.
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Tourprogramma 2015 Onlangs publiceerde JSwinetours haar wijnreis programma voor 2015. JSwinetours/JSwijnreizen organiseert voornamelijk wijnreizen op maat voor kleine groepen. Het bedrijf heeft zich gespecialiseerd in de w...
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Tesla unveiled a new product line at its design studio in LA tonight. It’s called Tesla Energy and it’s a suite of batteries for homes and for businesses. The existence of the batteries has been one of the worst kept secrets of all time. But we are here at the announcement event and finally have some details. And they’re pretty damn cool.
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About yours truly :)
JS Wine Tours offers unique tours of the Alsace region in France. Join us for an experience that you won't soon forget.
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Well, I'm having an early nite. Don't disturb me!
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So the Fresno area has its own Cosby story. Retired stockbroker Ralph P.* (https://www.facebook.com/harry0000001), also an old and pityful man (but less rich than "uncle Bill") is known to have raped women and harassing girls over the years and now has recently sexually asaulted a 26 year young girl. 
He always got away with it ...untill now ... So girls, women, please go to the police, report him and just tell your story!
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Tuscany tour I will be from 26-30 Mai
All luxury tours are 5 days and 4 nights. On each tour there will be about 10 exclusive tastings. Most meals are included, some at the wine estates and some of the dinners will be at Michelin starred restaurants of great fame. 
Detailed programs will be mailed on request.

For the Tuscany tours you will enjoy a 4* hotel in Siena.
Transport is always by a luxury private air-conditioned minibus.
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    winetastings, renting holiday houses, consultancy, 2009 - present
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I organize tours & wine tastings in Alsace, Burgundy and Tuscany via JoliSoleil - JSwinetours
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I am a dutch guy living in the french Vosges mountains (near the Alsace and Burgundy wine region) with two malamute dogs and a malinois. I enjoy the little things that make life worthwhile.

Among other things, I let vacation houses and organize wine tastings and (more) day tours in the Alsace, Burgundy and Tuscany. For my general overview checkout http://pieter-smits.nl . For questions and reservationsor please mail me at: pieter@jolisoleil.com

For Tuscany checkout: http://guidedtourstuscany.com/ For the wine tastings and tours in the Alsace region, please go to http://guidedtoursalsace.com/

In het Nederlands gaat u naar: http://jswijnreizen.com
Mijn Nederlandse Blog over Elzaswijnen vindt U hier:http://elzaswijn.blogspot.com/

Our Facebook fanpages /jswinetours give you news in English, Dutch and French. Something to share about those wines? Feel free to post. And please 'fan' us!

Alsace photos on Flickr are here:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/jolisoleil/collections/72157604470510352/

Tuscany photos on Flickr are here:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/jolisoleil/collections/72157627552966602/

On Pinterest I am here:http://pinterest.com/jolisoleil

My LinkedIn profile is here: :http://www.linkedin.com/in/jolisoleil

My contributions on TripAdvisor are here: http://www.tripadvisor.com/members-reviews/JoliSoleil_Alsace

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JSwinetours Pieter Smits's +1's are the things they like, agree with, or want to recommend.
Attractive, eternal, complicated. Women love Brunello | Consortium of vi...
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Women love Brunello di Montalcino because it is a wine for special occasions (60%), symbol of timeless beauty, eternal, like an elixir of yo

Gratis persbericht plaatsen | Online Persberichten - Gratis Persbericht ...
www.online-persberichten.nl

★ Gratis persbericht plaatsen ★ ★★ ★ Met Online Persberichten plaats u eenvoudig en snel uw persberichten online ★ ★ De ★

Bijzonder: dit gebeurt er als je manlief 4 minuten aankijkt-video
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Kun jij je het moment nog herinneren waarop je manlief minutenlang diep in de ogen keek? Waarschijnlijk niet. Tijdens dit bijzondere experim

Guide Pieter Smits
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JoliSoleil / JSwinetours lets vacation houses and organizes tours and wine tastings in the Alsace, Burgundy and Tuscany. We also do tastings

JoliSoleil - JSwinetours in Alsace, Burgundy & Tuscany
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JSwinetours - Alsace, Burgundy & Tuscany offers lovely one and more day tours.

Remiremont - 20ème édition du Salon « Au Rendez-Vous des Terroirs d’Aill...
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Depuis sa création en 1995, ce salon a pour vocation de valoriser les terroirs de France et d’ailleurs le temps d’un week-end. Rendez-vous l

Christine Ferber - Jam from Alsace
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Brad Pitt bought 100 jars of handmade jam from Christine Ferber in Alsace and personally collected it. Apparently he and 11-year-old son Mad

JScitytours - Alsace, Burgundy & Tuscany
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JoliSoleil Guided Tours - Alsace, Burgundy & Tuscany offers city and wine tours.

#Burgundy dominates at $5.6m sale: Domaine Rene Engel lots doubling or t...
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Part two of auction house Wally’s Roy Welland Collection sale raised US$5.6 million, smashing its low estimate of $3.6m with sales driven by

24 novembre: Tables rondes "artisans et entrepreneurs alsaciens en Europe"
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http://www.bureau-alsace.eu/actualites/oae-2014/La 34ème édition de l'Observatoire Alsace Europe dédiée à l'artisanat et l’entrepreneuriat s

Vidéo : le design d’un verre à dégustation
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Découvrez en vidéo le premier épisode de la saga d’un verre à dégustation, en partenariat avec la marque Chef & Sommelier.

ANWB - Fietsen in de Franse Elzas
www.anwb.nl

Dit jaar is de Elzas uitgeroepen tot meest populaire vakantie wijnstreek door Zoover. Mocht u ooit in de Franse Elzas zijn geweest (op z’n F

Salle Pleyel : Keith Jarrett quitte la scène suite aux toux d’un spectat...
www.francemusique.fr

La Salle Pleyel a accueilli Keith Jarrett vendredi 4 juillet pour un piano solo, mais perturbé par les bruits de toux venant du public, il a

Favorite Wineries: San Polino in Montalcino
www.rebeccawineintuscany.com

A frequently asked question in my daily correspondence on arranging wine tours for future guests has to do with what wineries we’ll end up s

Impressions of a lovely May tour in Tuscany
alsace-and-tuscany.blogspot.com

On our May tour in Tuscany we visited some great wineries in the Chianti region like. Gagliole, Castellare and Ricasoli. We had some wonderf

Millésimes Alsace – le salon professionnel des Grands Vins d’Alsace | 16...
www.millesimes-alsace.com

Millésimes Alsace : le Salon Professionnel des Grands Vins d'Alsace. Le salon professionnel Millésimes Alsace, qui a lieu tous les deux ans

JSwijnreizen - Elzas & Toscane
wijntoer-frankrijk.com

JoliSoleil Guided Tours - Elzas & Toscane biedt stads- en wijnreizen.

Bezoek met ons een kaas boerderij ?!
elzaswijn.blogspot.com

Bezoek met JoliSoleil Alsace Guided Tours een Munster kaasboerderij en leer welke wijnen bij Munsterkaas bij passen.

Tuscan Foreigners
www.rebeccawineintuscany.com

The longer you live in Italy, the more you realize that you'll never be Italian if not by pedigree. It's a distinct mentality to be Italian,

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