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Not For Tourists: Paris Best Kept Secrets

Not For Tourists: Paris Best Kept Secrets

Posted on 07. Feb, 2011 by .

Paris is full of great places, but also full of not so great ones. Here’s a little map of my handpicked personal favorites, along with a few recommendations from local friends. Have fun exploring! Afficher Paris Little Places sur une carte plus grande Clickie on the dots to learn more about where to go after [...]

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My Favourite Travel Photos

My Favourite Travel Photos

Posted on 02. Feb, 2011 by .

I’ve been going through my travel photos pretty often lately. Winter blues? Wanderlust? Nostalgia? All of the above are accurate. Instead of writing another long post on why I hate travel bloggers, I decided to share my favourite photos from my own collection and spread the love. While most of these pictures aren’t perfect on [...]

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7 Easy Daytrips from London

7 Easy Daytrips from London

Posted on 24. Jun, 2010 by .

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Daytrips are definitely the greatest way of discovering other areas of the country you’re visiting, if you’re in the capital for a couple of days. And London is no exception - even though it’s definitely capable of filling every day of your trip, a little bit of exploration doesn’t hurt (most of the time anyway). And since [...]

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A Week In Paris or How To Alienate Parisians

A Week In Paris or How To Alienate Parisians

Posted on 01. May, 2010 by .

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My experience in Paris was, to put it in a polite way, memorable, but definitely not in the way I would have hoped. Parisians have a somewhat solid reputation that precedes them worldwide; I expected rudeness, language issues and bad weather. However I was surprised at how out of proportions all those expectations actually were. [...]

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Top 10 Overrated Attractions in Europe

Top 10 Overrated Attractions in Europe

Posted on 20. Feb, 2010 by .

As much as Europe is filled with interesting and popular attractions, sometimes the entry fee or the detour just isn’t worth it. I have been lucky enough to visit many European cities, and here’s what I thought were the least interesting ones. 1. Manneken Pis, Brussels It’s a tiny little men peeing in a fountain, [...]

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