Currently browsing tag

France

10 Tips To Get The French Allure

French women are stylish, cultured, great cook, and always have  the figure to die for. But more than that, they fascinate the rest of the world due to their flair, their allure, their mastery of seduction. I read this a few weeks back on DailyMail. These are advice given by …

Best Budget Hotels In Paris

“Though I often looked for one, I finally had to admit that there could be no cure for Paris.” ~ from The Paris Wife (a novel about Ernest Hemingway’s first wife, Hadley.) We spent last year’s autumn holiday in Paris. But I hold it in my heart like it only …

Shadow Shot Sunday: Street Dance

The area beneath the Eiffel Tower offers all sorts of entertainment. You have people strumming guitars and singing melancholy love songs; you will see a small parade advocating the latest society issues – from health to environment; you see beggars, and sellers, but the most popular among the crowd is …

Cleaning On A Holiday

Today is the last day of holiday. We spent most of it cleaning around the apartment. Hubby took care of the master’s bedroom and Little C’s room while I managed the kitchen and the living room. Then we both tackle each of the three full bathrooms. Seriously, if we are …

7 Reasons To Ski Holiday In Courchevel

Oh joy. Postcard from the French Alps!! We just got back from our summer holiday. Waiting among our bulk mail is a lovely card from Courchevel, east of France where our friends chose to spend their summer holiday. Mr. & Mrs. James sent their love and looks forward to seeing …

Disneyland Paris: 10 Tips For Visitors

Morning paper today says there is visa frenzy all over town with summer holidays fast approaching. Most likely, some of you will be heading to Europe given that most countries there are only 5-6 hours of flight from Dubai. And European holiday for children not only mean gallery and museums …