Category Archives: Week 8

Day 56 – Au revoir Paris (part 2)

So this brings me to the end of my blog as well as the end of Paris. I’m not one for saying goodbyes (funny then my last two blogs should be titled “goodbye” hey?). I feel that saying goodbye often … Continue reading

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Day 55 – Au revoir Paris (part 1)

This is second my last blog entry. I will be honest and admit that in some ways I’m slightly relieved. I’m not an online personality, I’m extremely private and I’ve never kept a journal, so doing this every day has … Continue reading

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Day 54 – This blog entry contains Michelin stars and nudity

We had every intention of taking advantage of Passage 53’s €65 lunch special. It is the cheapest Michelin star meal you can get in Paris and I was all up for affordable goodness. But when the ever so charming host … Continue reading

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Day 53 – Jazz, chocololate and Spring

After yet another late sleep-in, we made our way to Saint Germain to attend a jazz and chocolate degustation hosted by chocolatier Michael Richart. I was expecting it to be a fairly tragic event but in actual fact it was … Continue reading

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Day 52 – Not like Leonard Cohen

You know it’s time to leave Paris when: by default you have dessert after every meal including breakfast you no longer take photos of pastry shops you begin to like – no, need – the smell of cigarette smoke you’ve … Continue reading

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Day 51 – Versailles to ourselves

Today we went back to Versailles. We got a few odd looks on the train, people were probably thinking “stupid tourists going all the way to Versailles when it’s closed”. But this was all very much part of our plan. … Continue reading

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Day 50 – Italy’s Eurovision entry

This morning I woke up feeling slightly queasy, which is not surprising given we drank quite a bit last night. The fact I had no headache though was evidence to the fact we were drinking natural wines all night. For … Continue reading

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