Places to Visit in Rome

First time visiting Rome? Here’s I gathered some of important places to visit. Before visiting Rome, make sure you bring 2 pairs of comfortable shoes or sneakers. Once you arrive in the city, you will do a lot of walking. During heavy rain, some streets in Rome can be flooded, so second pair of shoes…

Staycation in Paris

Rain in the middle of August? Yes, we had that couple weeks ago in some of the cities in the north of France. What could not get worst, it happened during the bank holiday of August 15th. I actually wanted to go to the beach that weekend, unfortunately the weather forecast was against us. Suddenly,…

Hidden beach town in Normandy

Summer has not end yet! Even I save my 2 weeks paid leaves for next year, it does not mean I will stay at home and not travelling. Well, this was actually back in July, I was still very sick after came back from my previous holiday in the southwest of France. Yet, I forced…

Zoo de la Palmyre

Hello again! I’m finally back from idling for nearly 2 months. Today, I would like to throw you some highlight from my quick summer vacation to the town called Les Mathes, in the southwest of France. After telling all my colleagues at work that I would spend a week in this town, everyone said that…

Throwback Thursday: Trip to Portugal

I travel to Portugal for the first time in June 2013, and it’s definitely one of cheapest travel destination in Europe – if not – the cheapest trip I’ve had in European countries. I’ve remembered that we paid only 50 € for return ticket from Lille to Porto using budget airlines, Ryan Air. Although the…

Where to eat in Amsterdam

Earlier this month and in between my busy schedules, I went to Amsterdam to visit my friends. Instead of visiting landmarks, I asked my friend to chill out in her apartment and go out only when we need to eat. Well, after having a full day party on Saturday until the next day at 5…

Where to eat in Paris (part 2)

This weekend I went to Paris to visit my friends, but mostly doing some food tasting. I was so lucky to have them, they are really supportive when I told them I need to taste new restaurants, so that I can keep updating my blog. They first gave me some list of good address to…

5 reasons to visit Mont Saint Michel

Today, I would like to write an article why you must include Mont Saint Michel in your travel bucket-list. This majestic abbey is located in northwestern France, Normandy and welcomes more than 2.5 million tourists per year (source: click here). I had a chance to have a quick visit last summer. And I wish that…

One day visit in Ghent

If you are planning a day trip to Belgium this weekend, Ghent is a must-visit port city located in Northwest Belgium. First time I visited this town when I was pursued my post-grad studies in Lille, France. My friend used to drive me here for a day out as it was only 1 hour drive…

Sunny winter in Deauville

Sun was finally up in Normandy last Saturday. I think almost every one in Normandy or we call them les normands went out that day. Well, that’s what we do when the sun comes out. It has been cloudy, cold and sometimes rainy since the beginning of 2019 until last Monday. The weather started to…