French Pharmacy Beauty Must Haves When I lived in Paris, I discovered the magic of the French pharmacy. Marked by a green cross, these stores sell your expected pharmacy goods like first aid and over-the-counter medicines, as well as some incredible beauty finds. At French pharmacies, you can find very high quality skincare and beauty [...]
France is home to some of the most delicious food in the world, but there are some things you should know about French food culture before you go to France! I'll also let you know my take on the top 10 French foods!
Asilah, Morocco is a beautiful city, dating back to 1500 BC. Visit for its interesting history and enchanting medina, stay for the laid back coastal culture and booming art scene.
Les Baux-de-Provence is a hidden gem located in the French countryside of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region featuring a medieval town and an incredible light show inside of the mountain called the Carrieres de Lumieres! This is a must-do when traveling through southern France!
When I lived in Paris, I loved going out and finding cool bars and clubs throughout the city! From secret bars to crazy nightclubs, this guide will give you tips for a great night out in Paris, including money saving advice and Paris nightlife for college students!
The 6th Arrondissement of Paris is one of the city's most iconic quarters. Spend a day wandering the Jardin du Luxembourg, grab chocolate and pastries at a patisserie, and enjoy a meal at one of the most iconic cafes in Paris! This itinerary will tell you where to go and what to eat in the 6th Arrondissement of Paris!
When creating a Central European travel itinerary, many visitors feel the need to choose between Prague or Budapest. Both cities offer amazing food, nightlife, attractions, and culture, but my guide will help you pick the right destination for your trip (or help you plan for both)!
From thermal baths to ruin pubs, there are so many things to do in Budapest! Check out my guide for the best of the best in this incredible Central European Capital!
Chamonix Mont Blanc is a stunning area in the French Alps! Ride the Aiguille de Midi gondola to see the Mont Blanc mountain, stand in a glass box thousands of feet in the air, and go to the Montenvers Mer de Glace and see an enormous glacier! Read more for details about Chamonix Mont Blanc.
From Laduree to local patisseries, macarons are everywhere in Paris! Check out my guide to the best macarons in Paris + a macaron baking class review!
From Guinness to Irish folk music and more, Dublin has a lot to offer. Whether you want to learn about Irish history or just kick back at the pub, this guide has something for you, including 4 free things you can't miss in the Irish capital!
Ever wanted to see where French champagne is made? Check out my blog about Reims, the major city in the Champagne region of France! Learn how to get there, where to eat, and which Champagne house to visit! Great day trip from Paris!
Although most tourists go to Versailles when visiting Paris, the Chateau de Fontainebleau is a beautiful castle without the crowds, and it's well worth a visit! Check out my guide to the Palace of Fontainebleau to plan your visit!
Barcelona. It's a wonderful city, filled with all the things I love - amazing art, fun nightlife, and incredible food. When I visited in March two years ago, I basically ate my way through the city, enjoying everything from traditional Spanish food like tapas and paella to the best burger I've ever had. If you're looking for the best food in Barcelona, you've come to the right blog. Read on for more information about Barcelona's famous food market, how to tapa, and more!
The famous tulip festival in the Netherlands is coming up soon. Check out my latest post for all you need to know about Keukenhof, including food and transportation! This is a perfect day trip from Amsterdam!
7th Arrondissement of Paris Travel Guide If you visit Paris, you'll almost certainly visit the 7th arrondissement at some point during your trip! This neighborhood, located on the left bank of the Seine, is home to some of the most iconic sights in the City of Lights, including the Eiffel Tower and the d'Orsay Museum! [...]
Latin Quarter Paris: Guide to the 5th Arrondissement The 5th arrondissement of Paris is an exciting neighborhood located on the Left Bank of the Seine. The area was nicknamed the "Latin Quarter" because Latin was the primary language used at the universities in this neighborhood for hundreds of years. Because this area was inhabited by [...]
4th Arrondissement: Guide to Le Marais The 4th arrondissement of Paris is a vibrant, multicultural neighborhood filled with amazing art, great shopping, and beautiful monuments. The 4th arrondissement is located on the Right Bank of the Seine, near the center of the city. It also includes half of the Île de la Cité and all of [...]
3rd Arrondissement Paris: Guide to the Haut Marais Fabulous museums, a diverse food scene, and an old-school Parisian feel. The 3rd arrondissement of Paris has it all, and although it's not in every guidebook as a must-see, it's definitely worth a visit. This laid back quarter (also called the Haut Marais, or upper Marais), has [...]
Guide to the 2nd Arrondissement of Paris Where is the 2nd Arrondissement? The 2nd arrondissement of Paris is located in the middle of the city, north of the 1st arrondissement, on the Right Bank of the Seine. This arrondissement is bound by four main roads: Boulevard de Sebastopol, Boulevard de Bonne Nouvelle, Rue Etienne Marcel, [...]
Paris 1st Arrondissement: Travel Guide to the 1st Arrondissement of Paris Each arrondissement in Paris houses unique attractions, restaurants, and experiences. In this series, I will be exploring every arrondissement in Paris, listing the must see places and must eat foods in that area! This is the beginning of my new series, so get excited [...]
Scams in Paris - Tourist Scams to Watch Out For Paris is a safe city, but like any large city, there are some things you need to watch out for when traveling to the French capital. I touched on scams in Paris in my post all about visiting France for the fist time, but I [...]
Art Museums in Paris - Guide to the Best Museums in Paris Paris, France is a city with the best of the best- from food to fashion, the French capital has it all. Art is no exception, and Paris is home to some of the world's most famous museums and works of art! With so [...]
Visiting France for the first time? Here's everything you need to know, including tipping basics, transportation info, scam warnings, and more!