Tanya Gold

Is there anything more beautiful than a Rolls-Royce?

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The Rolls-Royce Phantom

I am in the south of France in the Maybourne Rivera: a mad, modernist hotel on a rock above Monaco filled with cashmere blankets, and beds. The cloud rolls in and Monaco disappears like an eye closing, and I am glad. Monaco is a land of defibrillators at bus stops and street signs that say ‘Prada’.

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