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    La Roche-Posay, SPA

    C’est un weekend du rêve : séjours dans un château du 19 siècle et le temps du relax total à spa de la Roche-Posay ! If you follow me on Instagram, you have probably noticed that I have recently been to la Roche-Posay which is in Poitou-Charentes region of France. La Roche-Posay is famous for the thermal spring water that soothes and softens the skin with a unique concentration of selenium. Ideal for sensitive skin, la Roche-Posay has proven to be one of the leaders in terms of thermal dermatology.  So, you can imagine how excited I was to spend a day in SPA source which is in the heart of la Roche-Posay.  About: SPA source is located in…

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    Le Mont Saint-Michel: historic monument or tourist attraction?

    Le Mont Saint-Michel with 3 millions of visitors per year is sure to be one the most popular destination in France after Paris and Disneyland. It’s difficult to imagine that during summer the number of tourists visiting this place can go up to 20000 per day.  Being there once, I can’t believe that this number is real since the whole island is just 100 hectares in size and the streets are so narrow, but well let’s follow statistics.I visited le Mont Saint-Michel during my trip to Normandy and liked a lot this place.  It was a pleasure to walk around the streets full of history, and to admire the sunset…

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    What to pack to Paris?

    If you are going to Paris in the near future then you are probably wondering what you should take with you. Sneakers or high heels? Gorgeous outfit or t-shirt and jeans? Sure, you choice will depend on the program you have but here are 5 things that may be useful for your trip to Paris.  Comfortable shoes. If you plan to visit a few tourist attractions, I am sure you will be tired after the first day of exhaustive walk since there are so many things to see in Paris. So, make sure you pack at least one pair of comfortable shoes. Big suitcase. I won’t believe you if shopping isn’t…

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    A lovely place to visit: Chateau of Rambouillet

    What:  Chateau of Rambouillet Where: Ile-de-France region, 50 km from Paris How to get there: car, train About: Chateau of Rambouillet used to be a property of Louis XVI, Napoleon I, Napoleon III, a place where the first summit G6 was held. It was also a residence of French Presidents till 2009 and now it’s the one of the French Prime Minister. Apart from a long history that the chateau can boast of, it is also famous for its beautiful garden. Sure, it isn’t as exquisite as Chateau de Versailles but still it’s a nice place to visit, less crowded and ideal for those who enjoy riding a bike or…

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    Best milkshakes in Paris

    Invited by one of my friends to have a drink at the weekend, we decided to go to HD Dinner restaurant. HD Dinner is a quite popular chain of restaurants in Paris and usually there is a long line to get a table especially at lunch time. But we were lucky to escape it (after 3pm on Sunday). The restaurant is famous for its American burgers&fries, but for me the stars of HD Dinner are delicious milkshakes. For 4.95 euro you can choose a milkshake to your taste from a well-spread Nutella flavor to very original speculoss (speculass) and Oreo flavors. Name&Location: HD Dinner, Hotel de Ville, Paris Atmosphere: American…

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    Touching the sky of Paris…

    Le Ciel de Paris…is sure to be THE restaurant with the most picturesque view in Paris! Ideally located on the 56th floor of the Montparnasse Tower, the restaurant offers not only the most impressive view of Paris, but exquisite cuisine and impeccable service à la française as well. Name& location: le Ciel de Paris, Tour Montparnasse Atmosphere: luxury& romantic My choice: Menu Balcon, 68 euro – Duck foie gras, Pineau des Charentes flavoured, Mango chutney with sweet spices – Gilt-head bream, crushed ratte potatoes, vegetable salad, surf & turf sauce – Crème brulée Tip: To be sure you have a table next to the window, you should choose a Grand…