Wear the fragrance you create
It is said that you are never fully dressed without perfume. Most of us cannot start a day without spraying that magical liquid which appeals to our senses. But what if you could create your own scent and package it in a beautiful bottle? Perfume is a classic gift, so imagine carrying a self-created one back from a holiday to none other than the perfume capital of the world.
So how about you fly to France for a holiday this year and on your way back you not only pack memories to cherish but also your signature perfume to flaunt! Grasse is a town on the French Riviera, in the hills north of Cannes. It is known for its age-old perfume industry and hence it acquires the status of "the perfume capital". Set in Grasse, the beautiful French town surrounded by rolling fields of lavender, jasmine, mimosa, orange blossom and violets, it provides the perfect base for a perfume making holiday.
A trip to France is incomplete without visiting Paris and admiring the beautiful southern coast. Travelling the French Riviera has endless wonders. From the deep blue sea that blends into the clear azure skies, the panorama is occasionally only interrupted with purple fields acquaint yourself with some of their best kept secrets. With gourmet food, sparkling wine and handpicked activities, the most important factor to your trip will definitely be perfume making.
Keeping the focus on perfumes, you will be amazed to know how many museums are specifically dedicated to the purpose in Grasse. And all different in a way. Explore which ever one appeals to your senses. Begin with Musee International de la Parfumerie and proceed onwards to Parfumerie Galimard where you can make your own perfume. Here you will not only create your own fragrance but also learn about the different families of scents along with their typical ingredients and discover the secrets of achieving a truly harmonious combination for the perfect perfume.
Nothing brings to life again a forgotten memory like a fragrance. That way you''ll always hold on to the best memories of looking at the pretty perfume bottle of yours!
Content Writer: Twinkle Motta