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The Return of the Lotus Eaters

The UK's disparaged 'Lotus Eaters' are leaving town in droves, for good. Everyone, it seems, would rather be somewhere else.

Christopher Fowler
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Much Nicer in Nice

Christopher Fowler
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Bogeyman Abroad

Christopher Fowler
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Elegy For the Unheroes

Christopher Fowler
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Chucking Out the Chintz

In European cities, renovating and retrofitting old spaces brings new life -- and light -- to old buildings. Fowler's office in Soho is a former pyjama workshop, while friends live in converted toothpaste, false teeth and ice cream factories, complete with fireplaces, chimneypots and airy rooms.

Christopher Fowler
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Cannes Heat

Everyone has horror stories about Cannes during the Film Festival: the audacious thievery, the staggering cost of a salad, the rubbernecking crowds, the sheer effrontery of hotel staff -- not to mention you run the risk of being headlocked by a doorman.

Christopher Fowler
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Walls of Sound

It seems the Atlantic causes distortion in the sound waves flowing between the continents. Musically speaking, America and Europe are just not hearing each other very clearly.

Christopher Fowler
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Another Brick in the Wall

Culture clash is a healthy thing. 'Consider a vacation in a potential war zone,' writes Fowler, 'you'll be helping the local economy and we'll be glad to see you.'

Christopher Fowler

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