When traveling, your hotel stay has the ability to influence your overall opinion of wherever you’re visiting. If you have a fantastic stay without any issues, your vacation just seems that much better. On the other hand, if you have a horrible hotel experience, that clouds your whole opinion of a city.
On a recent trip to Paris, I stayed at the Pullman Paris Bercy hotel. Did it live up to my expectations?
Every culture is different and you won’t experience that first-hand until you’re part of it. Before moving to France (the first time in 2009), I had visited twice in my life so I knew what to expect the second time around (moved again in Dec. 2011). So if you’re moving to France, thinking of visiting or are just curious, read on for my list of fun facts that make France, well, France.
If you’re a bit obsessed with online shopping like I am, you’ve probably discovered Etsy. The online marketplace for all things handmade is quite addictive and if you have a pet, there are some really great things to be found.
I recently posted about the problem with dog poop in France and am still completely baffled by the lack of common sense here when it comes to picking up your dog’s poop. But I do have one theory as to why poop is left all over the streets and parks — to give French people jobs. Jobs, you ask? One word. Motocrotte.