I’m sitting at a Paris cafe, using many kilobytes of my 300 megabytes international data plan whats-apping friends with messages like, “I just saw a guy in a 49ers cap and thought of you! )” and sending emails like, “I really wish you were here in Paris with me. No really, not just an empty [...]
Part of my intention with Paris trip is to experience La Bonne Vie, specifically the quality of the Parisian life (as opposed to the quantity associated with the American life). For me, that quality is seen in the restaurants in Paris. For my upcoming time in Paris, I looked to inspiration from authors, critics, residents, chefs, [...]
“Living Like a Local” is a popular topic in the travel press. Travelers not only want to visit a city or country, they want to “experience it as the locals do.” As an outsider, this may never be truly possible, but perhaps this is another way of saying that, “as a traveler, I want to [...]
It hardly seems real that 2013 is here. I know I’m not alone in my sentiment that 2012 passed in a blur. Regardless of speed, 2012 was a year of travel awesome-ness, if I could be so bold in saying so. Personally, I traveled a bit and got whole slew of new and unusual experiences: [...]
The French pastries aren’t the only way to delight the senses in Paris. It’s one of the most beautiful cities in the world with a dynamic vibe and picture-perfect views around every corner. Here are some of my favorite pictures of this incredible city.
Walking along the winding Paris streets, sipping coffee at cafes, savoring delectable Parisian delights, shopping the antique markets…sometimes these experiences are left at the French wayside as one moves through the traveler to do list of grand Paris sights.