Day 3 Notre Dame Louvre Eiffel Tower & Seine Bonjour! The day started with having a late breakfast at Brasserie Les Deux Palais by the Notre Dame. A potato and cheese omelette with an espresso sat before me and Katie and I ate in quiet and fully enjoyed a non-hostel breakfast. The restaurant had windows … Continue reading Paris – Day 3
Bonjour! The lie of the century – “I will blog everyday”. And also that women are equal as men. How naïve of me to think that I had the energy and ability to dedicate a blog post every day of my travels! But regardless, my apologies for not withholding the promise that had an inevitable … Continue reading Bonjour, Bonsoir, Bon temps – Paris!
Song/Artist on Repeat - Born to Run - Bruce Springsteen Current Book - The Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway Thought of the time - Why are we so addicted to toxic tendencies (e.g. social media) that inevitably makes us unhappy? Amidst packing and making small prayers in between checked-bag weigh-in's; hoping it is under 20kg, … Continue reading Procrastinative Thoughts
Song/Artist on Repeat - Aretha Franklin (RIP my queen) Current Book - The Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway Thought of the time - Is by giving meaning to items the only way to measure worthiness? What? Where? How? I lost track of how many days it has been since my last planning stage. I could … Continue reading Planning – Day ???
It's getting there! Better... a lot more cohesive than Day 1. So much gratefulness to my travel agent. There are so many different parts to planning a trip that seems manageable, but if you're planning anything longer than 2 weeks, it tends to get pretty messy. And with limited funds, it's not like I can … Continue reading Planning – Day 3
Day 2 and one of the most overwhelming days. Now if there has only been two days and I'm already overwhelmed, you can tell where my overall anxiety levels are at. I saw a travel agent that my mom has known since 2007 to discuss whether or not I was on the right track on … Continue reading Planning – Day 2
Last night I officially started planning out the cities I want to visit and the exciting daunting four months of living in hostels and bunk beds, there really isn't enough time for my wanderlust to feel fully and completely satisfied. With a large atlas, flimsy black spiral back notebook, pen and an over-sized cat, I … Continue reading Planning – Day 1