Bastille was a fortress in Paris, it played an important role in the internal conflicts of France and for most of its history was used as a state prison. On 1789 it was stormed by a crowd in the French Revolution, thus becoming an important symbol for the movement. The 14th July or “Bastille Day” […]
Well, life is always full of surprises. Recently I had been connected with my secondary school classmate whom I have not seen since we left school, and the most exciting part is, she is now residing in Paris. Ooooooh, what a timing! Cos I will be in Paris again soon et bien sûr, we have […]
Autumn is around the corner and with the sun coming out today stimulates my lure of a luxury ice cream. GROM in rue de Seine, 6éme arrondissement, probably offers the best gelato & sorbet in Paris. I first had GROM in Milano this summer, and once I had it, I can hardly resist it. And […]
If you ask me, what do you like most in Paris? Of course, there are loads of them. But I am sure I would miss those days that I spent with my loved ones for a simple afternoon reading, relaxing and enjoying in Jardin du Luxembourg, then ran to have a really quality ice cream […]
I have been recommended to Grizzli Café in Rue Saint-Martin at 4eme arrondissement. Went there for a dinner with my two favourite girls, Ching & Lam last month. It was delightful and everything was to our expectations. The food was good, no complaints for their service, and yes, they speak English, and reasonable price. Tried […]
A Saturday afternoon escaping from the hustling and bustling Paris to Sceaux. It is a village in the southern suburbs of Paris, takes only 35 mins train from Gare du Nord. This lovely village is famous for the Chateau de Sceaux and Parc de Sceaux designed by André Le Nôtre who is the Supreme Architect […]
Paris has loads of museums, and if you have already gone to Louvre before, you must try to spare some time to visit other museums. They are not so huge as Louvre yet equally amusing. One of my favourites is the Musée d’Orsay situated on the left bank of the Seine, 7eme arrondissement. It is […]
So amazed by these beauties when I went to Le Bon Marchè. Aren’t they beautiful? They are more than just pasta.