Pont du Gard

Postcard from the French Riviera 2

It is a funny and quite interesting experience to travel your own country/region with the eyes of a tourist. Last week, two of my girlfriends from Philadelphia came to a visit and we packed our suitcases into a small Fiat 500 and hit the road toward South of France. Our first pit-stop should have been […]

La Croisette beach

Postcard from the French Riviera

Back at the end of July, I started my vacations with a few days with the fam, down in Sainte Maxime, in the south of France. My parents have lived there for over 20 years now and even though I never felt like I really fitted, I still appreciate doing the whole French Riviera thing […]

Postcard from Paris

The main idea behind Adventures In Heels is to seize any opportunity to see something new, whether it’s on the other side of the world or right here in my garden. When my boyfriend, on a business trip in Paris – Versailles, offered that I meet him there, I jumped on the opportunity. I have […]

Lyon | Palais de Justice Backstage

In my life, I have had some really great opportunities to do things that not many people have the chance to do. Maybe I’m just lucky. Maybe I tend to say “yes” to Life a little more than others. Maybe I (always genuinely) make the most out of my network. Whatever it is, it seems […]

Fasten your seat belts

One thing I love more than anything is to see plane (or train) tickets piling up on my desk, as as many promises of new adventures. And right now, they do… I’m happy as a clam in my new home (currently writing this post from the warmth of my bed as I watch snowflakes fly […]

Adventures in heels: Pérouges, France

It has been a great fun to have some American friends visit me last week. I’m sure you will forgive my silence, first, I was busy showing them around, eating all sorts of lyonnaise delicacies and drinking great regional wines; then I was busy trying to catch-up on all the left behind work… As part […]