Sunday, August 9, 2009

A Capitalist with a Communist Wife



But nothing compares with the fourth villa, Tito's "secret jewel", hidden from all but his inner circle.

It lies on the neighbouring island of Vanga, which is strictly out of bounds unless visitors are granted a special permit by the authorities in Zagreb.

Brandishing my permit, I was delivered to Vanga's jetty by a fast speedboat, where I was met and shadowed by a burly, silent guard in full military fatigues, looking absurdly out of place amidst the sub-tropical vegetation and the soothing sound of the waves and breeze.

Tito's glassy, open-plan villa on Vanga is shielded from view by a bamboo plantation.

Inside, the brilliant white walls, futuristic furniture and splashy artwork, including a Picasso, is so 1960s it could be the villain's lair in a James Bond movie. FULL ARTICLE


what a baller, closest we ever had to a JFK

UPDATE
Liam says:
a story about tito
fil
what the fuck is wrong with you
why don't you get this?
FilipFilipi.com says:
i got it from bbc!
Liam says:
IT"S ABOUT A SERB
FilipFilipi.com says:
i didnt know mormons swore
Liam says:
FUCKING STOP IT
FilipFilipi.com says:
hes slovenian
Liam says:
TOO CLOSE
NO ONE CARES