A couple of friends and I went on a little adventure, about an hour from Paris, to visit Le Chateau Vaux-le-Vicomte and to also enjoy “Le Palais du Chocolat” festival … Continue reading Step aside Chateau Versailles, Chateau Vaux-le-Vicomte and “Le Palais du Chocolat” take the cake!
Breaking the ice because of the elephant in the room In my backyard, to the left of the deck is a fish pond. Every morning for the past while, the … Continue reading Finally speaking about November 13th, 2015, for me – delicately.
After all my numerous claims to “London”, recorded via Heathrow airport, a 36-hour trip to London last December allowed me to live out several of my cliché dreams. My recent trip … Continue reading London: more upclose and personal
I had emailed my cousin in Finland a few years ago out of the blue to introduce myself but to also ask a favour for a friend who was moving … Continue reading Meeting my Finnish Family for the First Time
The World Expo was in Vancouver, BC Canada in 1986 and I distinctly remember seeing this movie called: “Rainbow War”. I begged my parents to see it numerous times. I’m … Continue reading Milano and Me, the Expo and City Experience
The flights to Santiago were quick and painless arriving just before dark. After an almost sleepless night due to ‘party people’ celebrating a Wednesday, I got my first camino stamp. This … Continue reading Santiago to Finisterre – a short (yet challenging) Camino experience.
Welcome to new blog post #8! Quick announcement! Please join me on my new Facebook page called: Allison Lund – writer and leisure traveler. I’ve had the idea for quite … Continue reading Expat (living in Paris) traveling around