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Visit Sweden: Tiveden National Park, Västra Götaland County

Tivedens National Park lake

After a lovely first week in Sweden, dedicated to visiting and working in the capital Stockholm – we finally exited the city and headed out to Swedish countryside. As the autumn was coming to an end, we decided it was the perfect time to hike and enjoy the gorgeous forest colours. This led us to our second stop: Tiveden National Park. Tiveden National Park Tiveden National Park is…

Guide for the perfect stay in the gorgeous Stockholm

The view from Djurgården Bridge

When should I visit Stockholm We were in Stockholm at the end of October to 2020, as part of our long 7 weeks trip to Sweden, and even if days are not very long (sun is going down around 4pm), we had a great stay and were able to enjoy the city almost at its best. The major issues we got were with the Coronavirus restrictions we will…

The best safari trip in Kenya

zebras in the savannah

Alexandra has been to Kenya in 2012 and until now it has been her absolute favorite trip. We have been planning to go back to Africa, probably in Tanzania or Namibia as soon as it will be possible to travel as it is a continent we really want to discover. This post will focus mostly on photographies of wild animals and sceneries in National Parks but we know…

A Perfect Week-end in Bordeaux – Most Beautiful City of France

Historical Center - Bordeaux

Why you should visit Bordeaux Capital of Aquitaine and largest city of the South West, Bordeaux is also the second city with the most Unesco classified monument of France. Bordeaux is not only a gorgeous city, but also probably the most famous city in the world for its wine: The Vin de Bordeaux. Offering a range of monuments from Roman times to the most modern city of wine,…

Emily in Paris – Reality of French Clichés in the fabulous Netflix show

Vineyard on Montmartre Hill

The French clichés in Emily in Paris Two weeks ago, Emily in Paris, the much awaited Netflix TV show, directed by Darren Star, has been released. You cannot have miss it, it’s being discussed everywhere. And Alexandra has binge watched it with her friends. At first, they were not really convinced, but let’s face it: it’s a very sweet and funny show, exactly what we need in this…

Hike and bivouac in the scenic Vercors Natural Park

Alexandra hiking in the Vecors

The Vercors Regional Natural Park The Vercors is a protected Regional Natural Park in France, located around 100 km near Lyon, close to the French Alps. It offers a wide diversity of landscapes, from plateau to middle mountains. It is particularly appreciated by nature lover, and people who enjoy very active holidays! Best visited by bike, it is also possible to visit with bike, snowshoes in winter, canyoning,…

Where to eat in Montmartre: best restaurants in the 18th – Paris

While the government had to restrict activities to prevent the coronavirus situation, it still possible to go to Restaurants in Paris, at least until 10pm (starting from Monday 28th September, for two weeks). More than ever, it is very important to support local businesses and restaurants, and this is why we have selected our favorite addresses in Montmartre. Delicious tartares at Alix et Mika, rue Lamarck When the…

Strange, fun and interesting facts about Italy

Italy is the Hottest place in Europe – at least for Geothermy! As of 2020, there is only 3 active volcanoes in Europe and they are all in Italy! The Vesuve near Napoli the Etna in Sicily and the Stromboli. The Etna is even one of the most active volcano in the world, erupting everyday since 2009. One of the most famous place of Italy is Pompéi. Destructed…

A week-end in Turin, the first Capital of Italy

After our amazing week in Forte dei Marmi, we initially decided to visit the Dolomites. However and due to work obligation so we decided to head back to France but to stop twice on the way to Paris.Looking at the map, Turin looked ideal as a first stop, and after research on blogs and asking our Italian friends about it, we settled on visiting Turin for a few…

Discover Forte dei Marmi – What to do in the Italian Saint-Tropez?

Street in Forte dei Marmi

The Italian Saint-Tropez, the Hamptons of Tuscany… come discover with us Forte dei Marmi! A friend of ours has invited us for a week in his villa in Tuscany, North Italy, at Forte dei Marmi, a town we only knew by reputation: famous Italian influencers and footballers usually spend their summer here!We went there in September, and even if it was much more quiet than in July or…