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  • parisian rooftops
    France

    PARISIAN ROOFTOPS

    There’s nowhere in the world quite like Paris. With its Parisian rooftops, wide open boulevards and streetside cafés, it’s perhaps no surprise that the city has inspired, fascinated and even become a muse for…

    12th June 2017
  • Practical Advice, Tricks and Tips for visiting Etretat, Northern France
    France

    TIPS FOR VISITING ETRETAT

    Chalky cliffs overlook an azure blue sea and it’s hard to believe you’re on the very fringes of the English Channel. After all, it’s warm, sunny and a holiday vibe permeates the air. This…

    6th June 2017
  • how to spend 24 hours in paris
    Layovers Paris

    HOW TO SPEND 24 HOURS IN PARIS

    There’s an awful lot you can pack into the short span of 24 hours. So even if you’re only planning a layover in the city of love, then don’t feel like you have to…

    5th June 2017
  • Hotel de Sens Paris France
    Obscure Paris Paris

    MY SECRET PARIS: HÔTEL DE SENS

    Whether you’re looking for a spot to escape busy city life, or merely trying to find a quiet space to read, there are always tranquil escapes around the city just waiting to be found.…

    5th June 2017
  • Ordering Coffee in Paris, France: Tips, Tricks and Advice for how to order an expresso or other type of coffee in the french capital. Also include French coffee vocabulary
    Like a Local Paris

    THE ART OF ORDERING A COFFEE IN PARIS

    There is nothing more cliché- nor perhaps more enjoyable– than sitting at a café en terrace and sipping on an espresso. Perhaps flicking through a well-thumbed novel, or perusing the local paper, all the…

    15th May 2017
  • place des vosges paris guide france
    Paris

    PLACE DES VOSGES

    Nestled in the very heart of le Marais, close to the Seine and surrounded by cute boutiques, Place des Vosges is one of those ‘must-see‘ Paris attractions. With its wide open central space and…

    11th May 2017
  • Louveciennes: A Guide to a Charming French Village Not far from Paris, France
    France

    LOUVECIENNES: AN UNEXPECTED ROAD TRIP

    “Stop the car!” I cried, “We absolutely have to see more of this town.” Drive through the French countryside with me, and you’ll notice a recurring theme. I insist on stopping everytime I spot something that might be…

    7th May 2017
  • A postcard from Marseilles France: a photo diary of the capital of Provence.
    France Provence TOP 10

    A POSTCARD FROM MARSEILLES

    Situated in Provence, Southern France, Marseilles is the capital of the region and the oldest city in l’Hexagon. ‘Marseilles’ in English, ‘Marseille’ in French, this port side town is the second most populated city…

    1st May 2017
  • da vinci code filming locations in paris film locations in paris
    Paris

    DA VINCI CODE FILMING LOCATIONS IN PARIS

    When the Da Vinci Code burst first onto the scene, in the form of a book, and then later a film, the Dan Brown creation caused something of an uproar. And for good reason.…

    29th April 2017
  • not to be missed streets in paris
    Paris TOP 10

    THESE PRETTY PARIS STREETS ARE UNREAL

    It’s official: Paris is the prettiest city in the world! Okay, maybe only in my opinion. However, a walk down these pretty Paris streets may just convince you to feel the same way. And (if…

    28th April 2017
  • where to find the best cherry blossoms at notre dame in paris, france
    Paris

    CHERRY BLOSSOMS AT NOTRE DAME

    If there is anything prettier than Paris in the spring, then please can someone let me know! The arrival of the new season spells the end of winter, longer days and (hopefully) more sun!…

    22nd April 2017