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Paris Photo Essays: Versailles (Part Deux)

I want to say thank you to everyone who took the time to comment and share their opinion on my last post. Regardless of where you fall on the political spectrum, I know we can all agree this is a tumultous time in the US, and it just seemed wrong not … Read more ››

Paris Photo Essays: Versailles (Part Un)

Time for some pictures from Versailles! Going through and editing these is getting me so excited to go back to Paris. Versailles was pretty amazing. I mentioned it on Instagram, but the most flabbergasting thing about it was how big it was. Not just how big the chateau was, but the grounds – … Read more ››

Checking In + Exciting News!

First of all, I wanted to say a quick sorry for being a spotty blogger lately! Life, ya know. So many things I want to do (like blog, plus a million other things) and need to do (like, clean my apartment, and a million other things), and yet all I … Read more ››

Paris Photo Essays: Palais-Royal

I’d seen so many pictures of the Palais-Royal online before visiting Paris, and seeing it in person was such a pleasure.  The actual building known as the Palais-Royal was built around 1629 as a palace for royalty – nowadays it houses government offices, a theatre, restaurants, and shops. Besides the … Read more ››

Photo Essays: Paris Wandering

Happy New Year! Continuing with some Paris photos today, and I also wanted to share a few details of the food tour we took in Montmartre, in case any of you are planning trips yourself. So, as mentioned above, we took a food tour through Montmartre on our first full … Read more ››

Paris Photo Essays: Jardin du Luxembourg

Excited to finally be sharing some Paris photos! Ahh, Paris. Overall I was just blown away by the beauty of the city. I mean, we all know how beautiful it is…but seeing it in person was unreal. It almost looked like a movie…every street was just what you picture in … Read more ››

London Eats: Afternoon Tea at Sketch

I’m guessing a lot of you have seen glimpses of Sketch London online – with its gorgeous pink decor, charming tea service, art-covered walls, and crazy bathroom pods (we’ll get to that), it’s pretty much a Pinterest board come to life. So naturally, it was top of my list to … Read more ››

Photo Essays: Bath, England

On our second day in London, we took a day trip to the countryside to visit Windsor Castle, Stonehenge, and Bath. It was a really fun experience even though there were some issues with the tour. Overall I would suggest not trying to cram those three into one day, because … Read more ››

London Photo Essays: Carnaby Street

Carnaby Street was an area I stumbled upon when I walked out of Liberty of London, and I couldn’t tell if it was a totally tacky tourist area or a charmingly zany little street – but I didn’t really care either way because I totally fell for that bedazzled sign … Read more ››

London Photo Essays: The Tourist-y Stuff

I hope everyone had a happy and restful Thanksgiving! Today I’m continuing on with photos from my London trip (I do plan to get to the Paris photos eventually!), with a few of the classic landmarks (aka, tourist-y attractions) that we visited. I really loved seeing Big Ben…so iconic and just … Read more ››