Everything relating to travelling, on my year abroad and beyond!

Château de Vincennes | PARIS

If you’re looking for a relaxed and interesting day out in Paris, perfect for families, couples and solo explorers alike, I would highly recommend the Château de Vincennes. Located just…

The artists’ workshops at 59 Rue Rivoli | PARIS

If you’re looking for free things to do in Paris, it’s hard to find something as simultaneously awe-inspiring and unique as 59 Rue Rivoli, an artists’ workshop which is completely…

The Promenade Plantée (Coulée Verte) | PARIS

Let me paint the scene: you emerge from below the hulking building of the Bastille Opera House in Paris, and step into the bustling square. Blinking in the bright sunlight,…

TRAVEL | 5 tips for becoming an au pair

Are you thinking about becoming an au pair, or want to know whether you would suit the role? I've been an au-pair two years running, a month each time with…