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A Scenic Drunk Walk through Paris

A Scenic Drunk Walk through Paris

Yes we’ve all most likely been there – high, tipsy, drunk – one or the other. I admit I’m not a heavy drinker. But I can hold my wine. Ok 97% of the time according to experience. We all go overboard sometimes when on holiday tasting local alcohol but when you have the opportunity to(…)

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Am I Finally Falling in Love with Paris?

Am I Finally Falling in Love with Paris?

It’s been four years since I left living in Paris. There was a time I would dread going back to Paris after trips abroad. I loved the city, I hated working with the French (at least when you’re working for a company in the middle of a merger). I loved all the sinful sweet goodies,(…)

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An American Thanksgiving in Paris

An American Thanksgiving in Paris

Ah Thanksgiving…it’s that time of year Americans come together to give thanks for all they have, celebrate family and friends and kick off the holiday season. Thanksgiving Day is traditionally a holiday to give thanks for the food collected at the end of the harvest season. The food remains today the centre of any Thanksgiving,(…)

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Happy Bastille Day France!

Happy Bastille Day France!

Bastille Day? It will take a couple dirty looks, if not confused, from the average French person if you ever called it that in France. That’s because locals call it La Fête Nationale (The National Celebration) and or more commonly le quatorze juillet (the 14th of July). But me, in all the glory of my English language(…)

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Why climb the Eiffel Tower with your BFF!

Before moving to Paris officially, I went for a quick visit with one of my closest friends. It was the first time there for both of us. Off course we explored all of the typical tourist sites. In fact she had so many museums on her list, by the time I moved a few months later I(…)

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