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Versailles

Versailles

Sundays are for relaxing… or wandering in magnificent castles, your choice! Not so long ago, we picked the second option and headed to Versailles to see its gorgeous castle and gardens. After queuing for about 1:30 (!!) before getting... Lire la suite ›

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C'est bon! Sanukiya

C'est bon! Sanukiya

Sanukiya is a tiny noodle bar not far from the Louvre. You may have to queue to get in, but believe me, it is well worth the wait! We went there starving after a late afternoon spent at the fair and didn’t get disappointed by the food.... Lire la suite ›

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La Fête des Tuileries

La Fête des Tuileries

Last week I managed to convince Dan to meet me at the fair after work. It is located in the Jardin des Tuileries, right next to the Louvre, and it couldn’t be a more beautiful setting. We had such great fun there, playing a shooting game... Lire la suite ›

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Une jolie balade au Bassin de l'Arsenal

Une jolie balade au Bassin de l'Arsenal

The Bassin de l’Arsenal is a super nice canal where you can walk and enjoy a quiet time alone or with your loved ones. I starred the Bassin on Google maps when I saw there was a bit of greenery right next to it and I was getting a bit... Lire la suite ›

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C'est bon! Café Ginger

C'est bon! Café Ginger

Café Ginger is one of those tiny places you don’t necessarily think much of when you walk passed it, but when you actually eat there you become super enthusiastic about it! This little gem – which reminded me a lot of Sol Semilla, is... Lire la suite ›

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Japan Japan Japan!

Japan Japan Japan!

The Japan Expo event (a fair dedicated to Japanese culture) took place in Paris the weekend before last and I just had to go see it. I’d been there already twice before, in Paris and in London, and I always love the atmosphere so much!... Lire la suite ›

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C'est bon! Fée Nature

C'est bon! Fée Nature

Fée Nature (Nature Fairy) is a super cute and girly canteen where you can eat handmade organic food. It’s basically the healthy version of fast food restaurants: you can eat in or take away and everything is served quite rapidly to your... Lire la suite ›

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Dimanche

Dimanche

Sunday was just as lovely as Saturday. We had in mind to have a quiet day but things didn’t exactly go to plan…After another lazy morning, we made our way to a Japanese food fair called C’est Bon le Japon. There, we saw some... Lire la suite ›

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Samedi

Samedi

Oh I do love summer days! When it is warm and sunny until late, and you’re free to explore and discover! Last weekend had such a lovely weather that we couldn’t not go out and enjoy Paris in glorious summer. We started Saturday with a... Lire la suite ›

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C'est bon! Don's

C'est bon! Don's

I have a thing with Japanese food. Or with Japan full stop, now that I think of it. Luckily, Dan too (guess where we ate on our first date? You guessed right, in a Japanese restaurant!). So going to Japanese restaurants, cafés, bookshops,... Lire la suite ›

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June

June

June has been a good month… 1. Filled with lovely walks along the Seine2. and 8. Cocktails with friends and with this guy ♥3. Rose shaped ice creams (this one was lime and basil/yogurt/speculoos, delicious!)4. Wanders in the pretty... Lire la suite ›

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C'est bon! Sol Semilla

C'est bon! Sol Semilla

If you read my blog regularly, you may have noticed that I have been trying to eat healthily as much as possible for the past few months. So I have been looking for healthy/vegetarian restaurants in Paris and found Sol Semilla. It was... Lire la suite ›

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C'est beau! Musée de la Vie Romantique

C'est beau! Musée de la Vie Romantique

As you may have noticed, one of my favourite hobby is to visit museums. When I heard about a museum that was not only super pretty but also dedicated to romantic life, I knew I would have to visit it…. And I wasn’t disappointed!The... Lire la suite ›

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First weekend of Summer

First weekend of Summer

Even though I am not currently working, my favourite part of the week remains the weekend. This because I get to spend time with Dan and we go on little adventures around Paris. Isn’t it nicer to share the joys of wandering in the City... Lire la suite ›

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C'est bon! Takara

C'est bon! Takara

We have already been twice to Takara even though we usually tend to try new places instead of going back to the ones we’ve already been to. The reason? Why, it’s absolutely delicious, of course! Takara serves Japanese traditional food... Lire la suite ›

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Birthday adventures

Birthday adventures

It was the first time in quite a few years that I was in France for my mum’s birthday, so to celebrate the occasion she and my brother came to Paris last week for two days of Parisian adventures! Those days were filled with girly chats... Lire la suite ›

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C'est bon! Hank Vegan Burger

C'est bon! Hank Vegan Burger

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C'est beau! Musée Cognacq-Jay

C'est beau! Musée Cognacq-Jay

When I saw this poster about an exhibition dedicated to tea, coffee and chocolate at the Musée Cognacq-Jay, I just knew I had to see it. I had never heard about this museum before and had no idea where it was, but I was ready to travel.... Lire la suite ›

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Meet me at Disneyland!

Meet me at Disneyland!

I may be considered an adult but the truth is, I am still a child inside. And just like any other kid, my opinion of a perfect day includes eating cakes, watching cute movies and above all going to Disneyland. There is something magical... Lire la suite ›

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Saturday

Saturday

Last weekend was the loveliest: wanders along the Seine, pretty buys and macarons. Who can ask for more?! Plus, this was only Saturday, because on Sunday we went on an epic trip to Disneyland!! (epic because we forgot to print out the... Lire la suite ›

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