Rather than try to cram everything from Tuesday in Paris into this post I figured I would just share a highlight. Both Fran and I are huge fans of The Londoner and it was on her blog that we discovered our treat for the day.… View Post

The most incredible opera house?

The most incredible opera house?

Our first full day in Paris we had planned a trip to the Louvre, but that didn’t happen. Instead we found ourselves inside the Palais Garnier, never have I been so in awe of a building. The intricacy of the detailing was just incredible, this… View Post

Return to Paris

Return to Paris

As I write this I am sitting in Charles de Gaulle airport wishing I didn’t have to head back home! My first trip to Paris was probably 8 years ago and I was rather underwhelmed. I just didn’t understand why everyone thought it was so… View Post

Rainy day in Newcastle

Rainy day in Newcastle

One of the best and worst things about high school was meeting people from all over the world. It means that one of my closest friends lives all the way across the Atlantic, so you can imagine my excitement when I found out she was… View Post

Family Catch-Up Part 2

Family Catch-Up Part 2

So I’ve finally got around to the second part of our little adventure…. After the Spa it was time to eat again, we found this restaurant as we were walking back to the car, and they served exactly what I was in the mood for.… View Post