Splendid Hotel & Spa Nice

I’m back from the South of France now and what better way to kick off my series of blog posts from this trip than with one dedicated to the hotel we chose in Nice. When I was planning this trip I knew that I wanted to make Nice our base as it’s the home of […]

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Paris Day 4

La Maison Rose

Here’s the final lot of photos from my Paris trip. On day 4 we decided to head up to Montmartre – one of the most quintessentially Parisian parts of the city. It’s a bit of a hike up to the top but it’s worth going via Rue Norvins and La Maison Rose on Rue de […]

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Paris Day 3

For our third day we decided to visit Chateau de Versailles, one of my favourite places in the world and somewhere I would definitely recommend visiting if you’re in Paris for 3-4 days. It’s only about 30-40min on the suburban train line (RER) and if you’re under under 26 and a resident of the EU […]

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Paris Day 2

I took a lot of photos on day 2 – it took me ages to edit these down! We started with a walk around Place des Vosges, which is the oldest planned square in Paris and one of my favourites. Those identical houses surrounding the square are so beautiful. If you have time, you can […]

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Paris Day 1

Last week I went to Paris for the first time in almost two years. Throughout these two years I had built up a list of all the places I was yet to photograph, as well as the places that I wanted to revisit that held special significance for me during my semester abroad at Sciences […]

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La Calanque de Sugiton

If you visit one place around the Marseille area, make sure it’s “une calanque”. A calanque is a geographical feature that can be described as “a steep-walled inlet, cove or bay that isΒ developed inΒ limestone, dolomite or other carbonate strata and found along the Mediterranean coast” – thanks Wiki. In non-geological terms, these natural phenomena usually […]

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