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Sophie Nadeau

Sophie Nadeau loves dogs, books, Paris, pizza, and history, though not necessarily in that order. A fan of all things France related, she runs solosophie.com when she's not chasing after the next sunset shot or consuming her weight in sweet food. Currently based in Paris after studies in London, she's spent most of her life living in the beautiful Devonian countryside in South West England!

How to Host the Perfect French Dinner Party

The art of the French Dinner Party is something that is at the very heart of French culture: sharing a good time with friends around drinks, fantastic food, and plenty of laughter. So whether you’ll be inviting four guests or fourteen, here’s how to host a French Dinner Party that your friends will be raving …

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Where to Buy House Plants in Paris (10+ Best Plant Shops)

If you’re looking to brighten up your home or are simply looking for an unusual gift, then a plant may well be the thing to purchase! And in the past few years, there has been a real resurgence in the popularity of houseplants, leading to a boom in plant shop openings across Paris, not to …

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An Insider’s Guide to Vintage Clothing Shops in Paris (and Walking Tour)

For those who are in search of the perfect unique and unusual find (not to mention Parisian souvenir), it’s worth noting that thrift stores and vintage clothing shops in Paris can be found in abundance throughout the French capital. And while many of the best friperies (thrift store in French) are to be found in …

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10+ Hidden Gems and Secret Spots in Nevada

Nevada is a US state which is located in the West of the country and is best-known as being home to Las Vegas, Death Valley, and Area 51. And while Nevada has plenty of must-see attractions and landmarks, it also boasts its own share of hidden gems and off the beaten path locations. Here’s your …

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A Guide to the Best Things to do in Sagres, The Algarve

Those looking to head a little off the beaten path during their time in Southern Portugal would do well to head to Sagres, a town on the most westerly tip of the Algarve, and indeed, all of mainland Europe. Here’s your guide to the best things to do in Sagres, as well as travel tips, …

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A Guide to the Best Things to do in Tavira, Portugal

Tavira is a delightful town nestled between the foothills of the Caldeirão Mountains and the Algarve coastline and is located around an hour away to the east of Faro. Here’s your ultimate guide to the best things to do in Tavira, as well as travel tips and things to know before visiting.  A little off …

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