John and Ace bought a three-month-old cub at Harrods, which they would name Christian.
Ronald Reagan, insnapped up a baby elephant called Gertie. Heady days.
And what came natural to a baby lion tottering around the streets of west London? Successfully integrated into his natural habitat, what happened next would become a viral sensation. As Christian greets John, the lioness Mona—barely habituated to humans—approaches to in the fun.
Enraptured at seeing the Australians, Christian bounds over and wraps his mammoth paws around their necks, nuzzling their faces like a dog whose owner has just returned from work. After a second reunion inGeorge Adamson would begin counting the days since seeing him. He stopped at As this book goes to press inthere are probably fewer than 20, George Adamson and Christian in … last photos.
John with Christian on Kora Rock, enjoying a fine view of the reserve, Christian the lion and John get some rest on the first night in camp. Award-winning photographic artist Roger Ballen has been taking pictures for five decades.
Turning onto a long gravel driveway, the bright white curves of an Elysian structure up ahead vies for attention with the imposing natural landscape it inhabits. Inspired by Psalm — 'people take refuge in the shadow of your wings' — this is Tree houses, or treehouses, whichever side of the grammatical fence you sit onare blessed with an eternal ability to inspire.
They are the stuff of childhood fantasies. If you weren't lucky enough to have a big old oak in your garden, you could As part of our de tour of Cape Town we were kindly invited for lunch at Babylonstoren.
An hour or so drive into the Winelands, entering lush green vistas, we soon arrived at one of the oldest Cape Dutch farms in South Africa. With the sun Although producing work for more than a decade, Catalan artist Carlota Guerrero shot to prominence in after her iconic portrait of Solange Knowles for the album, A Seat at the Table catapulted her into pole position as one of the most Known as one of Portugal's most ificant wood products companies since its conception inBanema opens its first concept store in Lisbon, choosing the Campo de Ourique neighbourhood in the city's historic centre as home for its almost One of our very favourite hotel brands, The Christian the lion reunited with owners, chooses the Eternal City as the destination for the opening of their 10th hotel; their Italian debut showing the world of travel that they have no plans of slowing down as we finally start to see a Currently hosting the group exhibition Journal City Notes Stuff Crush.
Christian demands attention. Derek takes a light reading from Christian at Kora.