Exploring Europe with my Parents: Paris, France (My favourite things to do)

The last leg of my parent’s Euro-trip was the ever fascinating city of Paris.

Paris is one of those cities that never ceases to amaze me. No matter how many times you visit, it will always have something special about it. There is something for everyone; elegant gardens, museums, romantic walks and the always glistening Eiffel Tower. Continue reading “Exploring Europe with my Parents: Paris, France (My favourite things to do)”

Dear Paris: one day itinerary

Dear Paris,

Although I have visited you before, I was equally excited and grateful to have visited you again. I enjoyed walking through the funky streets of Montemarte with its amazing architecture and breath-taking views. Continue reading “Dear Paris: one day itinerary”

4 Reasons why you will love the Chateau De Versailles

During a trip to Paris last weekend, we decided to visit Versailles, the beautiful French Palace which was home to the famous Queen Marie-Antoinette and King Louis XVI.

“Let them eat cake” was Marie-Antoinette’s legendary saying and eat cake she did! This was a woman who was known for her impeccable fashion sense and extreme spending habits which combined with her political decisions, sadly lead to the Royal family’s demise. The family reigned over France until 1792. They had tried to escape Paris dressed as servants but were later captured and imprisoned. Marie-Antoinette and King Louis XVI were eventually executed but the memories of their reign are held within the walls of Cheateux De Versailles… Continue reading “4 Reasons why you will love the Chateau De Versailles”

Paris for romance or history? My top things to do in Paris.

Paris is one of the world’s most beautiful destinations for honeymooners and history fans! There are so many things to love about Paris which keeps you wanting to see more…

See the famous the Moulin Rouge

The Moulin Rouge has been around for decades and still manages to bring in large crowds. We asked the hotel to book us a taxi so that we were able to see Paris by night. Paris never sleeps! Once the sun goes down, the buildings are lit up and light engulfs the city. Continue reading “Paris for romance or history? My top things to do in Paris.”

Jardin du Luxembourg is what childhood dreams are made of!

Don’t you love places that remind you of childhood dreams that have come true to life? For me, this was Jardin du Luxembourg in Paris, France.

There are so many gardens in Paris but luckily we stumbled upon this place during our first day of exploring this charming city. I felt like I was walking into a Mary Poppins scene – the scene where Bert draws a picture in the park and the children jump through it to a magical world… (did I mention that I loved Walt Disney?) Continue reading “Jardin du Luxembourg is what childhood dreams are made of!”