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Travel: France – Croix, Villa Cavrois

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A couple of weeks ago, I went on a daytrip with my best friend Katrien. She had organised the day as it was a belated surprise for my birthday, so I didn’t have a clue where we would go.

We were heading towards the North of France and during the car ride I was guessing where we would go… but I could never have guessed our destination as I had never ever heard of it before: Villa Cavrois in Croix, near Roubaix.

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Travel: France – Paris, a photo impression of the Marais

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A couple of weeks ago I went to Paris for a daytrip, together with my sister and daughter. The actual reason for our daytrip was the Paris Shopping Tour we did in the afternoon and of which you could read a post last week.

But in today’s travelpost, you can see a photo impression of how we spent our morning…

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Fashion: Paris Shopping Tour

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At the end of last year I won a contest on Instagram… yes I do sometimes participate and I do sometimes win 🙂 And this time it was quite a unique price!! Read on to find out all about it…

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Travel: Must-visit parks and gardens – part II

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Last week I showed you a couple of English gardens. Today we’re off to France and Monaco!

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France: Paris in a day – The alternative itinerary

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To conclude this serie of ‘Paris in a day’ a final post on how to spend a day in Paris… Read the rest of this entry »

France: Paris in a day – The classic itinerary

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Last week you could read some tips on how to plan a daytrip in Paris. This was the first of three blogposts about spending a day in Paris.

In this second post I give you an itinerary which covers the highlights… bon voyage!
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France: Paris in a day – How to get the most out of 12 hours in the City of Lights!

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I have been to Paris many times. It’s one of my favourite cities and I am lucky enough to live close enough to be able to visit the city of lights in just one day if I want to, even though I prefer to stay longer of course!

This post is part 1 of 3 travelposts about spending a daytrip in Paris. So for all you Paris-lovers out there (and I know there are many)… stay tuned these coming weeks! Read the rest of this entry »