20 best things to see, do, eat and drink in Paris

Wondering what to do in Paris? I’ve got you covered! Having just spent six months in this magically busy and diverse city, I’ve tested out all the major sights and…

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…