Grasse, the perfume capital of the world, situates between the Pre-Alps and the Mediterranean, just 10 miles from Cannes in the southeast corner of France.
A "city of art and history", Grasse takes pride in its prosperous perfume industry, whose history can be traced back to the 17th century. Aside from being the center of today's French perfume production, this medieval town also attracts tourists with the Cathedral of Notre Dame du Puy and the numerous paintings in the interior, including three works by Rubens.
The favorable microclimate in Grasse prompted the cultivation of various fragrant plants, and subsequently the production of the finest essential oils and concentrates. Exhibitions and festivals take place every year for the world to participate in the celebration of harvest - rose in May, lavender in July, and jasmine in August.
And our partner, Bougies La Française, works solely with perfumes from Grasse to achieve the best quality home scent. Their fragrances are perfume blends, rich and complex, which smell identical cold or lit.
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Kerala, the tropical paradise of India, is loved and praised by many as "God's Own Country". From cascades of greenery on the Western Ghats, this slender costal state reaches to the Arabian Sea, boasting diverse natural beauty and vibrant traditions.
Wayuu women have become today's world-renowned master weavers. Their mochila, a type of shoulder bag decorated with vibrant one-of-a-kind patterns, hangs comfortably thanks to its sturdy belt straps and displays character with its chunky pom-poms, is catching the eyes of fashionistas across the world. A mochila bag can take up to one month to complete by its maker, using the weaving and crocheting techniques that have been passed down from mothers to daughters for hundreds of years.
Rajasthan means "Land of Kings". This northwestern state of India is the largest in the country, with rich culture and authentic influences from India's ancient castes.
Magnificent palaces, forts, and temples attest to the prosperous history that is still attracting global tourists to this land.