Février on Instagram

I can not believe that yet another month has passed. And maybe I should say another season has passed too: the flowers in the Champ de Mars are blooming at the feet of the Eiffel Tower, much to the delight of Parisians and tourists. The temperatures have also been mild enough at times to enjoy … Continue reading Février on Instagram

Venice – Exploring the islands of Burano and Torcello

I spent my last morning in Venice exploring islands in the laguna. I had seen images of Burano before my trip and was instantly charmed by the colorful houses. The small fishermen’s village exuded an atmosphere much different from the bustling city I stayed in and my quick escape felt like a welcomed pause. J’ai … Continue reading Venice – Exploring the islands of Burano and Torcello

Opera night in Venice – La Fenice

La Fenice was the first place I visited in Venice. It happened to be close to my amazing hotel and since I love going to the opera in Paris, it seemed fitting that I start my tour of the city there. La Fenice a été ma première visite à Venise. Il était proche de mon … Continue reading Opera night in Venice – La Fenice

Venice – The Doge’s Palace

One of the notable effects Venice had on me was that it made me gasp quite loudly several times a day. This phenomenon occurred at the Doge’s Palace for instance, where I gazed wide-eyed at massive rooms covered entirely with paintings, a dungeon resembling a maze and the wistful view from the notorious Bridge of … Continue reading Venice – The Doge’s Palace