“Virginia Oldoini, Countess of Castiglione (1837–1899), better known as La Castiglione, was an Italian aristocrat who achieved notoriety as a mistress of Emperor Napoleon III of France. The Countess was known for her beauty and her flamboyant entrances in elaborate dress at the imperial court.” (via Retronaut)
So I follow some awesome people…and i want to post stuff here, but I really don’t know what to add here…so probably just some cool re-blogs. For now!
[Image: NASA, taken by Viking I]