Alps - Grand Saint Bernard

Road-trip in the Alps: 1 day, 3 countries

There’s something a bit magical in the simple fact of waking-up on a crisp fall morning in the Aosta Valley, bringing your coffee out on the balcony and breathing the pure air of the Alps. The Alps in Italy We had arrived late the previous night, and had to drive the narrow road all the […]

Take me to church

Oh Italy… You have really stolen my heart. Your food. Your sun rising on the Amalfi Coast. Your Aperol Spritz. Your food. Your smiles on everyone’s face. Your churches. Your food. Wait, the churches are what I was planning on talking about today… I’ll keep food for another post. Even though, as you can witness, […]

Italian adventures: A taste of Sicily

Italy has won many of my traveling destinations hesitations… Berlin or Rome? Rome! Eastern Europe or Southern Italy? Well, Italy. Not that I’m not planning on visiting Berlin or Eastern Europe anytime soon, but the mood always seems to be craving sunshine, gorgeous sceneries and dishes made of fresh grilled fish and melt-in-the mouth veggies […]

Barcelona

Dream Destinations | Update

Last year in March, I made a list of the 10 places I wanted to travel to now that I was able to roam the world again. A year and a half later, one of them is becoming a reality (there will be a Postcard from Greece in October) as for the rest… Mont Saint Michel: […]

Postcard from Rome

After Amsterdam and Philadelphia, my Adventures in Heels took me, this month, to the wonderful city of Rome, Italy. The occasion? Two Philly friends (one of them being Italian) were getting married in the outskirts of Rome. What better way to visit a new city than, getting together with old friends, meeting up new people […]