Dubai the craziest and most enchanting Emirate of the United Arab Emirates. The city is mix of profound traditions and futuristic visions. It somehow feels like “The Thousand and One Nights”. You can find everything in Dubai, from the world’s greatest skyscrapers, to luxurious resorts, fantastic restaurants, entertaining malls and crazy parties.
This year, for the long weekend of Canada Day, we decided to head to Vermont. Vermont, also called the Green Mountain State, is a little state of heaven which offers beautiful landscapes, delicious food and tons of outdoor activities. It is home to the most original ice cream brand in the world – Ben & Jerry. But it is also the second biggest maple syrup producer in the world after Quebec.
So as May, June was another animated month with a lot of things happening whether it was about the blog, daily life and activities, travels or food.
What a better treat than going to one of the most beautiful areas of Quebec to celebrate its national day? Located only 3 hours drive away from Montreal, Le Massif de Charlevoix is a perfect destination for the long week-end of “La Saint-Jean”. The number of activities to do in the area are endless, which is a good excuse for renting a chalet with friends for a couple of days.
Paris is indisputably a heaven on earth for all foodies out there. From croissant to foie-gras, to bread and cheese or from Michelin star restaurants to tiny surprising cafes, the options are endless. So here is a list of the top 10 best places I do love visiting when in Paris. Far from being Michelin starred options, these restaurants and cafes are favourite spots of mine and many locals.
Angelina is a heaven for chocolate lovers. It used to be Madame Coco Chanel’s favourite tea salon for hot chocolate. While the recipe of this delicious drink remains secret, Angelina is a very renowned temple in Paris for sweet delicacies.
Café de Flore is a very touristy spot in Paris but it is far from being a tourist trap. It is the place where Hemmingway & Co. used to go to write their novels. Today, it is an iconic cafe where you can find a mix of locals, tourists and celebrities who want to do some people watching and to be seen in Paris!
It is fair to say that Paris is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Its stunning monuments, history and gastronomy make it a must visit place in your lifetime. If you know nothing about Paris and have little time in town, you gotta do the touristy stuff obviously. To the contrary, you would try to behave as local as possible if you know it very well. Whenever I visit, I love to do a mix of both, so here is my top 10 list of things I love doing when in Paris.
Amateurs of plant filled decors, exotic ambiance and trendy night outs have a new home in the French capital named Alcazar. If you did not know about it, you should immediately read what follows as you are about to discover some kind of yummy jungle in the city.
If you are in Paris and feel like having a true French dining experience in a casual setting, then look no further than Café Trama. This wonderful restaurant translates what French bistronomy means at its finest.