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Avignon + Pont du Gard + Uzès + Paris

Avignon + Pont du Gard + Uzès + Paris

This weekend was so wonderful. My BFs family is from the Suburbs of Paris. His younger brother just moved to Toulouse and with my BF in Antibes … his family is pretty far apart now. In an attempt to get everyone together for a weekend, we all met outside of Avignon this Saturday. Friday night, … Continue reading

Adventure all around

Adventure all around

No no, I didn’t travel somewhere new or do anything remarkably crazy … but I did TRY something new. Something that would’ve scared me WAY too much, even just a few months ago, to even attempt. Background: for nearly 1 full week the trains here in France (SNCF: TGV, TER etc.) have been on strike: … Continue reading

Recently on …

Recently on …

Hey all (not to be confused with hey y’all, I may be a southern belle from KY at heart, I will not resort to using southern slang): Scuba Marseille is interesting. It is super hella hot one week and crazy windy cold the next. Then, thank the heavens it gets warm again. Don’t be fooled … Continue reading

Bruxelles = Brussels –> surprises all around

Bruxelles = Brussels –> surprises all around

I knew this trip would be great … I mean, I centered it around going to a city that adores chocolate, beer, fries and waffles and I had a ticket to see Coeur de Pirate first and foremost. I knew it would be good based on the above. Surprises followed beginning with my travel companion joining the … Continue reading

SB2013 – Strasbourg + Lyon, France

SB2013 – Strasbourg + Lyon, France

  After little sleep in Paris we took our long-ish ride to Strasbourg…I didn’t know what to expect from this town since I hadn’t done much along the lines of research before going. I had a friend who suggested it (he went to school there for a few years) and I was excited to see … Continue reading

Best Spring Break EVER

Best Spring Break EVER

Long time no see followers! Sorry for the delay but I have just completed the 13 day whirlwind spring break with my Penn State Roomie Hayley! We had an amazing time – shopping, eating, meeting new people, seeing concerts, getting lost, finding our way again, tea and coffee, language barriers, running for trains, buses and … Continue reading