One of the many benefits of coming to a place for a second (or third or fourth) time is that you have the chance to see and do things you weren’t able to the first time around. As well as discovering more of D’s hometown, I also got to spend Read More
The arrival of a much-needed vacation was hailed with amazing views and a visit with good friends. Check out the beauty I discovered (again) in the calanques and in the charming town of Cassis!
After leaving Notre Dame de la Garde, we got back in the car and drove along a beautiful stretch of highway that ran along the coast, with water so blue it looked fake. We were on our way to the Calanques, a series of inlets with steep cliffs surrounding them, Read More
After exploring the Vieux Port, we drove up to the basilica that overlooks Marseille, Notre Dame de la Garde, to take in the view. There were a LOT of stairs. In retrospect ballet flats were probably not the best choice of shoes, but it was all worth it for the Read More
Back home, whenever anyone would talk about the south of France, it always sounded to me like an exotic destination that only rich people could afford to visit. After all, isn’t that where the characters on Gossip Girl spent their summers? So because I’m dating someone who happens to be Read More