We have this fascination with grandeur, that bigger is better. And yet, when we think of Le Grand Hotel du Palais Royal, we’re reminded that “good things come in small packages.”
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Visiting Amsterdam…and Are The Rumours True?
There is a palpable authenticity to the way local life is enjoyed in Amsterdam. Canal side gatherings, shared meals at all hours of the day, and music freely created within gardens, purports the idyllic stereotype of this biking city where time and schedules seem irrelevant. So what of those lingering rumours about drugs and the red light district?
Mt Pilatus, Switzerland – Know Before You Go
In October 2015 I made one of the best decisions of my life. To visit Switzerland. The list of countries […]
Paris- Top 7 Thou Must Not Miss
Do you feel overwhelmed yet? The talk of arrondissments, the word ‘rue’ that keeps appearing, which hotel to book, how to get tickets, where to eat and how to avoid all those scams you’ve heard about, leaves you feeling more confused than before you started researching. It’s ok, I can help you.
High Altitude Ramblings on SWISS-Time
With the exception of ‘Island’ time, there’s no time like Swiss time, (pun intended). Inundated via Instagram with comments and […]
Grand Hotel du Palais Royal – Paris Accommodation Review
Do I choose boysenberry ice-cream which I know and love, or do I try something new, something that may taste […]
The Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam- Hotel Review
Six weeks ago I checked out of the Waldorf Astoria, Amsterdam… at least in body. My mind and heart are […]
56 Hours in Venice, Give or Take a Few
Some of you follow me on Instagram, some of you not. For those that do, you may have noticed the […]
Don’t Simply Visit Paris… EXPERIENCE It with a CV Tour
Today I want to share with you one of my favourite things to do in Paris. But not before I […]
Paris Travel Tips
It seems every other I day I bump into someone who is about to jet- set to The City of […]