Travel Diaries – France

Travel Diaries – France

Gap Year Days 365 – 378 This was to be our second visit to France during our gapyear. On our first visit we only spent a few days in Paris. I wasn’t all that taken with the city on my first visit, but I had learnt from that and now it was getting a second...
A Day Trip to Versailles from Paris

A Day Trip to Versailles from Paris

The Palace of Versailles was originally built as a hunting lodge in the 17th century by Louis XIII. It has been added to and renovated many times since by successive Kings of France. For approximately a hundred years it was the home of the Royal Court when Louis XIV...
Travel Diaries – Paris

Travel Diaries – Paris

Gap Year Days 17 – 21 Paris is one of those iconic cities! I’ve never had a crazy urge just to visit Paris, but there was no way I could do a trip to Europe and bypass it. I had many preconceptions in my head. Paris is the city of romance. Time should be...