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Absolutely Faking It by Tiana Templeman

By Tiana Templeman

13 luxurious inns, 5 months... no money.

For Tiana Templeman, go back and forth has continuously intended climbing boots and hostels, so whilst she wins a visit for 2 to stick at 13 of the world's so much specific five-star inns, it feels like the opportunity of an entire life, a chance to work out how the opposite part lives. yet with a go back and forth funds stretched tighter than the straps on their bulging backpacks, Tiana and her guy haven't any room for diamonds and fashion designer garments (if they really owned any within the first place).

From the Ritz in Paris to the Dorchester in London and the Peninsula in Hong Kong, Tiana is confronted with questions of etiquette she by no means suggestion she'd need to resolution: is all of it correct to cook dinner rapid noodles beside the Chanel toiletries within the rest room? How do you care for tipping in the event you cannot even manage to pay for a bottle of water from the mini-bar? And what in the world are you intended to do with a personal butler?

Through fourteen international locations, over 5 months and with numerous hilarious and mortifying adventures, Tiana learns that during institutions catering for people with champagne tastes, if you end up on a lager finances lifestyles might be more durable than it looks.

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