8 British foods, condiments or beverages you will miss when you live abroad

I was lucky enough to be living in France’s capital city, so I was able to find emergency supplies of British produce in certain shops such as Franprix and Monoprix during desperate times but it was sold for about triple the price. However, if you’re not living in a country’s capital, the struggle to find … Continue reading 8 British foods, condiments or beverages you will miss when you live abroad

8 cities in France that offer a break that you can’t get in Paris

Although Paris is one of the most popular cities to visit in the world, France has so much more to offer than it’s capital city. As magical and beautiful as Paris is, its regional cities are also filled with culture and history. What’s more, the south of France boasts of its warmer Mediterranean climate… Not surprising … Continue reading 8 cities in France that offer a break that you can’t get in Paris

Alternative discoveries in Paris for that city break

During holidays such as Christmas, Valentines Day and Summer, it can be tricky to escape the bustle of tourists in Paris. The city definitely loses some charm during peak seasons… But ne t’inquiète pas!  Searching for: A romantic park? Rather than bustling through crowds of tourists heading towards the Louvre in Jardin des Tuileries, take yourself to the … Continue reading Alternative discoveries in Paris for that city break

Top tips I wish I’d read before I began training for the marathon

Whilst sat on the couch pre-exam period searching for procrastination to deter myself from revision, I subscribed to run in the Paris Marathon 2015. I’ve always played sport throughout my childhood therefore, sport has always been a way of socializing as well as a hobby rather than a chore or a way to lose weight. Nevertheless, after receiving … Continue reading Top tips I wish I’d read before I began training for the marathon