I’ve always wanted to go to the French Riviera; with its gorgeous beaches, lovely weather, glamorous people, and tales of thrills and excitement depicted in films and books– especially those old classics and Bond movies. So I made a trip to Nice, and had the time of my life!
If there is one place I absolutely cannot miss while in Paris, it’s Disneyland. I just can’t resist the opportunity to be a child again– take pictures with my favorite cartoon characters, ride awesome roller coasters and feast on huge cotton candies.
Almost everyone I talked to before my trip to Paris suggested a trip to the Château de Versailles. Words used to describe it were ‘beautiful’, ‘breathtaking’, ‘magnificent’, ‘grand’… that was enough to make me allocate a whole day to visit the palace.
How do you spend a week in summer in Paris? My plan was to hit the most popular places first, and then make my way to the rest of Paris and beyond. I’m glad to say I’ve experienced Paris, and had a ball of a time.
This mist-shrouded town is blessed with cool and refreshing mountain air, gorgeous scenery and friendly people– the quiet and serene atmosphere here will give you a glimpse into life way back when. However, I made the journey specifically to see the ‘hanging coffins’.
Banaue is famous for the 2,000 year old rice terraces carved into its mountains. It’s an arduous trip to get there, but I’ve heard so much about the magnificence of the rice terraces that I had to witness it for myself.
Most people who visit Southeast Asia usually skip the small country Brunei Darussalam so I decided to make a visit to this wealthy country to see what it has to offer. Did you know you can spot Proboscis Monkeys here?
There’s so much beauty in this city, and I wanted to experience it all! So I came up with an itinerary that allowed me to visit the beautiful places, yet with enough free time to soak in my surroundings.
Busan is a city with tons of different adventures to offer. From visiting the beaches, mountains and hot-springs; to shopping malls and international events. Here’s the 10 places I visited to experience it all.
This city sits on the shores of Lake Geneva and is surrounded by the Alps and the Jura. Visiting Geneva, even just for a day was like a dream come true for me. The city is so beautiful, it looks like a dream.
Zermatt is a pretty village tucked deep in the Swiss Alps and home to the mesmerizing Mount Matterhorn. With snow so white and scenery so beautiful… it’s like walking into a picture.
Antwerp alludes beauty in its classic historical buildings, and fascinates visitors with its mixture of history, art and fashion… so with only a day to see it all, I didn’t waste any time!
The words cheap and fast are hardly associated with Paris. Here are a couple of steps I took to ensure that I did not get caught in the crowds or spend too much money– it made my planning so much easier. Time and budget wise, I kept on track!
It’s the icons, the landmarks and authentic Parisian experiences that made my trip to Paris wonderful– Doing everything in this list evoked that sense of wonder and I can now say, “I’ve been to Paris.”