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Palais des Beaux-Arts, Lille

Palais des Beaux-Arts, Lille

On Sunday, (as you might have seen on Instagram) Mr and I decided to have brunch at Basilic Café at Rue Esquermoise. After filling our stomach, I suggested that we went to the Beaux-Arts museum. I didn’t know that the entrance was free for every first Sunday of the month but we were lucky! Even … Continue reading

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

Visit : Kortrijk, Belgium

Visit : Kortrijk, Belgium

One of the things that I appreciate the most about Lille is the proximity of this town with other European cities. Within 30 minutes of train ride and a merely 8€ of train ticket, we arrive at our neigbour country Belgium. So last weekend Mr and I went to Kortrijk (or Courtrai in french), one … Continue reading

Les beaux quartiers de Paris

If you remember, last Monday I went to the US Embassy for my visa application. Since the embassy is in the beautiful corner of Place de la Concorde, I took the chance to stroll around the area as well as the famous Place Vendôme where you can find most of the French luxury jewelery houses. … Continue reading

Visit : Le Louvre-Lens Museum

So sorry that it took me so long to do this post. If you remember, I visited Lens for the first time in May and had a hearty lunch at this restaurant. Now lets take a look at this new gem of cultural scene in the North of France. The museum was opened last year … Continue reading