Up early to review the G7 meeting with Manhattanites. One cynic observes that the Italian and Canadian economies will soon be too small to be in the world 'top 20' . What will the group photo look like then ? After we're done Sophie emerges into the garden. An exciting new day beckons . One look at her tells me she's had a rough night. ' With hair like that you won't be on the cover of Vogue ' I say. She ignores my comment with an unmistakable diva like ' You can't get the staff ' look.
The UK has extended travel restrictions for a month which will put a damper on the French hotel trade. Although more than 60% of the population has been vaccinated there's still a lot of younger folk who haven't and it's these 20 and 30 somethings who are being hit hard. Here's yet another new hotel opening planned to coincide with the 9 supposed ) end of travel restrictions. This time the hotel is in Italy : https://www.reschio.com/