If you know me as a traveler, one of my favorite things to do when visiting a city is to check out its views. Sometimes, it’s a matter of scaling a hill or climbing stairs, in order to get that gorgeous scenery at the top. It can be tiring at times, but it’s very much rewarding in the end.
While staying in Paris with my parents over spring break, I also had a couple of days to myself while my parents did all-day tours to other parts of France. Earlier in my stay, they’d gone to the châteaux de la Loire and the day before I left, they went to le Mont St. Michel. That said, I spent my last full day in Paris on my own, exploring as much of the lesser-known places I’d been meaning to see as possible. Continue reading “Destination: Paris, France (2018 Spring Break Edition– Part 3)”
I had a week off for the April vacances just this past week, and I decided to get away to the city of Paris. Thing was, I’d originally didn’t consider going, as I’d thought that I would stay close to and make trips to nearby towns in the Lyon region. Also, I had just gone to Paris in January, so I didn’t think about returning so soon. But my parents happened to be visiting that same week I was off, and with that, I booked my *semi-spontaneous* bus ride over to the French capital. Continue reading “Destination: Paris, France (2018 Spring Break Edition– Part 1)”