The Travel Blog: Le Final

After leaving Notre Dame my partner and I were a bit like: “Well… where to now?” We had a whole day ahead of us in Paris and there was so much to do. While we decided exactly where to head to next, we did a bit of wandering around that part of the city, checking […]

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The Travel Blog: Paris Épique

We made it to Paris! We arrived by train from Lyon, and on that note, let me just get this out of the way – New Zealand’s public transport sucks. Remember when I stoked out about how simple and easy-to-use Barcelona’s subway system was? I realised on this trip that public transport all over Europe […]

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So I Bought a House…

Well. After ranting just a few weeks ago about how difficult it is for my generation to buy a house, guess what happened? My partner and I went and bought a house. After all the excitement, all the elation, all the phone calls to family to tell them, the irony of it certainly sunk in. […]

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The Travel Blog: Bordeaux

Bonjour! It’s back to the “Travel Blog”.  My next update is on Bordeaux, our first stop on the France leg of our trip. After Paris, Bordeaux was my next-favourite place of those we visited. It wasn’t as epic as Paris, it didn’t seem to have any sites or buildings as mind-blowing or iconic as, say, […]

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Barcelona: Part 2

¡Hola! Time for Barcelona: Part Two. Most of our Barcelona sightseeing was done on our first big day in the city. Of course, there are probably lots of things we missed and didn’t get to do, but there were just a couple of things from the rest of our time in Barcelona that I wanted […]

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