Visiting Portugal: Sintra

Sintra is the type of town fairytales are made of. This magical town lies up in the forested mountains and is just a 2 hours train ride outside of Lisbon. I first saw glimpses of all the bizarre and colourful spaces and places on social media and was immediately intrigued. Sintra was therefore an essential…

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Visiting Portugal: Lisbon

I was torn between Spain and Portugal and even did a small poll on social media to help me make a decision. It was eventually all the amazing travel photos I saw and articles I had read on Portugal that persuaded me to choose this beautiful destination in the south of Europe.

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Cruising through French Burgundy along the Waterways

It was the week of the ‘canicule’ (the heatwave) in France, with temperatures reaching up to 45 degrees Celsius in the countryside. This summer two friends and I would literally embark on an adventure along the French canals in Burgundy, France. We rented on a canal boat for 7 days and cruised through the beautiful…

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What it was like studying in Paris, France

In January 2018 I graduated from my MBA degree in Fashion Business Management in Paris, France. This is a journey that started with my application in 2013 and carried on a full 5 years. I’ll be honest, studying a postgraduate abroad is a journey that only really begins once you have graduated.

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Chateau de Versailles

A visit to Chateau de Versailles or Palace of Versailles is a must when visiting France. It is a 30 minute train ride away from Paris and lies on the outskirts of the neighbourhood of Versailles. The palace is a treasure trove that houses the very finest and best of French history, art, architecture and…

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Visiting the Louvre Museum

Living in a city like Paris means access to some of the world’s most famed artworks and landmarks. The Louvre and its vast collections make it place to experience an overload in both European culture and history. There are thousands of blog posts on the Louvre. Therefore, I’ll focus on the museum itself, some tips…

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