Museum night at Louvre is a unique experience to have while you are in Paris. And even to plan a city break just for this reason. Beside this, what better month to visit this amazing city than May. Less crowded, less polluted, cheaper and still a great weather to walk for hours, outside the beaten … Continue reading 100 euros flight Bucharest to Paris for museum night in May
This is a unique expo "pour les connaisseurs" of this great artist. I wished I could see his works in an extended exhibit, not some pieces in every major contemporary art museum that I visit. In 2018 only in St-Etienne near Lyon at Museum of Modern Art we have this chance. It is also the … Continue reading Easter in Lyon and last chance to see Anish Kapoor expo in St-Etienne MAM. 201 euros flight Bucharest Lyon
Here is a week in Provence to visit also Grasse the world capital of perfumes and create your own fragrance, see below details. Grasse France might be the sweetest smelling city in Europe, widely known as the perfume capital of the world. Known for its leather tanning work in the Middle Ages, this hilly French town … Continue reading 130 euros direct flight Nice from Bucharest for the Word Fragrance Day, 21st of March
Provence is a geographical region and historical province of southeastern France, which extends from the left bank of the lower Rhône River to the west to the Italian border to the east, and is bordered by the Mediterranean Sea to the south. The largest city of the region is Marseille, followed by Nice, Toulon, and the famous Avignon, famous for the bridge … Continue reading What to do in Provence, beside lavender fields.
Admit we all love lavender fields. There is an almost miraculous attraction in the color and the view. I stop every time near a lavender blossom field, and one of the best I saw in Bulgaria on the way to Varna from Russe. But my deepest desire is to see lavender fields in France. When to … Continue reading 133 euros best direct flight to Nice from Bucharest, to see blossom lavender fields of Provence
I know we are in loved and dream about spending valentines in Paris, the city of lights and love, as the supreme proof of love and romantics. And honestly who wouldn't want that. Maybe only those who have spent one, either Paris or Berlin or other European capital. As being one of the last ones … Continue reading 3 good reasons why you shouldn’t go to Paris for valentines
Want a reason to visit Paris before valentines? Well try it next week for world croissant day, the 30th of January. When we say croissant we say France but is not true. We should say Austria according to historians. But the present is cruel and now is a French specialty. I checked accommodation and the … Continue reading 76 euros Bucharest Paris flight for World Croissant Day 30th of January
If hungry, really hungry, the you must visit Le Crocodile in Villeneuve d'Ascq, Lille metropolitan area. First time I was really amazed. It is a kitschy decoration, a blend of traditional with two railway wagons added on the sides and sounds of locomotive sometimes. It can be fun for children but even for you to … Continue reading Le Crocodile, a must visit restaurant in Lille, Villeneuve d’Ascq.
As the list was becoming too big I decided to do a part two and to share other dos that I definitely love about the city of lights and love. Here is part one Let's get started, now I am more direct: if this is your first time in Paris then book in the city … Continue reading Paris DON’Ts, part 2 with some hidden dos.
I do not buy usual souvenirs. I have done it when young and trow all away. The only thinks I kept where books, photo albums, decoration items with some local feeling. In Paris I always go to Mona Lisait, a great bookshop, not the best, but maybe my best choice for albums at cheap prices. … Continue reading Mona Lisait, a bookshop in Paris for souvenir albums.