Paris

My Favorite Travel Memories of 2015

My Favorite Travel Memories of 2015

This year has been quite the year of travel for me. I traveled to 3 new countries, more than 10 new cities and had countless new adventures. Having a full-time job and only being able to travel part-time has its limitations, but I believe in making the most of the time I have and traveling at […]

Looking for the best views of Paris? Skip the long lines and head to the Arc de Triomphe for incredible views of Paris that include the famous Eiffel Tower.

Paris from the Top of the Arc de Triomphe

I feel like when someone visits Paris for the first time, climbing the Eiffel Tower to get a glimpse of the city from above is usually at the very top of their “must-do” list. I can definitely understand this since the Eiffel Tower is the most well-known monument in the city and, like many others, it […]

Smart Place Paris

Hostel Review: Smart Place Paris

Looking for an affordable, friendly, and safe hostel for your stay in the City of Love? Look no further! Check out Smart Place Paris – my friends and I stayed here on a previous trip to Paris and we really enjoyed the friendly staff and great location. They offer free Wi-Fi in the common areas, a fully-equipped […]

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In Photos: Watching the Sunset from the Sacré Cœur

A visit to the city of love just wouldn’t be complete without spending an evening watching the sun set over this iconic city. One of the top spots to relax and watch the sunset is from the steps of the Sacré Cœur in Montmartre. Many tourists and locals flock to the steps below the Sacré Cœur […]

Sacre Coeur Basilica

Sacred Heart Basilica in Paris

“Wherever you go, go with all your heart.” The Sacred Heart Basilica of Montmartre, or Sacre-Coeur, is a major landmark in Paris. Montmartre is one of the most historic and interesting neighborhoods in Paris; with the Basilica of Sacre-Coeur situated on the crest of the hill this is one area of Paris you don’t want to miss. […]