I guess you could say I’m pretty used to my life in small-town French these days, so a change-up to my routine in bustling Southern Florida was sure to mix things up. Here are some of the culture surprises I experienced while there.
We’re baaaaaaack! Tom and I are back from the US and had a great trip full of sun, shopping, family and more.
Let’s get to this edition of Monday Mishmash!
Over Memorial Day weekend, Tom and I will be traveling to the USA to visit friends and family! We haven’t been there in over a year and a half! What am I looking forward to the most on our vacation in the USA?
Every time Tom and I head to Paris or the weekend despite how much we try to do it on the cheap, it still ends up costing a nice chunk of change. One area I try to do on the cheap no matter what? Hotels.
Read on for sites I use for getting a cheap Paris hotel!
We stayed outside the city of Vannes in a traditional gite (complete with wooden ceiling beams and exposed stone walls) that was perfect for (re)discovering the area.
A relaxing, stress-free trip can get stressful when you’re not able to communicate, so to help you out, I’ve put together some of the most useful French travel phrases for your trip to France, with audio so you can hear how the words sound. Practice makes perfect so learn these French phrases and speak with confidence.
Corsica was one of the best vacations of my life and I still can’t get it out of my head…
Corsica is a French island and here are 11 things that surprised me about Corsica while on vacation there. Have you ever been to Corsica? Did anything stand out to you? I didn’t expect to love it as much as I did so for France travel, consider Corsica. And keep an eye out for my surprises.
In France, the hot topic of conversation during the summer is vacation. Where you’re going and where you just got…
Hi everyone! I’m back from Corsica! It was one of the best vacations ever, was so great to see my…
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Hi, it’s me. I’m currently on vacation in Corsica and hope you’re enjoying my guest posts! I thought I’d pop…
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It was worth the drive to see some of the coastal areas about 30 minutes from Perpignan’s center. Here are my photos from Perpignan France and beyond.
Hello! Happy Friday! Ever travel somewhere and have a hiccup along the way that was truly strange/funny/embarrassing? If so, I’d…
Our behavior has a direct impact on our own happiness and how we’re perceived — and the great thing is…
A few days in Paris is always a good idea. Tom and I drove to Paris for a little getaway…
We spent the weekend in Lorient for the Volvo Ocean Race. In addition to visiting the race village and taking part in all the festivities, we made sure to check out the area’s beaches, grocery stores and more.
There’s no one “best” way to vacation. Whether you set sail on the ocean or do a small river cruise like I did last year, you deserve a relaxing vacation. Here’s why a European cruise should be on you list of options to consider.
For a truly French experience, renting a house or apartment is an excellent option. But if you’ve ever rented a house or apartment in France for a short-term trip, you might have been surprised by a few things that were different from vacation rentals back home. What do you need to know about vacation rentals in France?