Jardin des Géants, Lille

Jardin des Géants, Lille

Last Sunday after a short summer sales spree I decided to walk back home. It was a very unusual decision of me but I am glad I did. On my way home, I passed by a public garden, Jardin des Géants and even though my feet were killing me I stopped by anyway just to … Continue reading

Cap Griz Nez and Wimereux – Part II

Cap Griz Nez and Wimereux – Part II

So here’s the rest of my short daytrip to Cap Gris Nez and Wimereux. Wimereux is a small coastal town in the Pas-de-Calais department which is situated just a few kilometers from Boulogne-Sur-Mer. Napoleon I, the Emperor of France from 1804 till 1814, has ordered to build a town and a port here in 1806. … Continue reading

Cap Gris Nez and Wimereux

Cap Gris Nez and Wimereux

On one sunny spring weekend, Mr and I went up to the northern coast and visited two beautiful place, Cap Gris Nez and Wimereux. The first one is one of two renown cliffs in the Pas-de-Calais département and the second one is a small coastal town with a beautiful seafront. The journey took only one … Continue reading

Travel Inspiration : Viva Italia

Travel Inspiration : Viva Italia

Spring is here again and even though here in Lille it’s not quite there yet, I often found myself thinking and reminiscing about my week in Italy in May last year. So to fill my imagination and my dreams of la bella Italia, I found this great book with gorgeous illustration of each italian famous town. … Continue reading

Visit : Camden Market

Visit : Camden Market

During my weekend in London, I spent my Sunday in Camden Town. Eventhough I’ve been in London for a few times, I’ve never been to this area and I am glad that I did this time around. Furthermore, it was a sunny but a bit chilly, just perfect for a Sunday stroll. Camden Market is … Continue reading