Travel

France, Paris

Paris: a local point of view

 Spring is a beautiful time that many people associate with an awakening and beauty and… Paris. In springtime the skies clear up, the city is not yet crowded with tourists, the cherry trees start to blossom: there is no better time to visit Paris. This is why this month I will […]

Portugal

Flea in Lisbon

Saturday or Tuesday in Lisbon? Then you definitely have to check out Feira da Ladra! If you are lucky to be in Lisbon on a Tuesday or Saturday,Feira da Ladra, a vast flea market with a view, is a must visit.  It is open from с 6:00 to 17:00 and is […]

Morocco, Travel

Russian footprints in Marrakesh

Everyone knows about Yves Saint Laurent being one of those celebrities that came to Marrakesh, but there is another member of a famous family, Tolstoys, who left his footprint in Marrakesh, built a house. This story caught my interest as it is all mystery to me. All the sources in English […]

France, Paris

My 10 favourite spots in Paris

Since I moved out of Paris (Dec.2011), I have been coming regularly once or twice a year. In this time  I have created a little list of the places that I go to every time I come back,  if I have time. No sentimentality or nostalgia behind the choice, but only good quality, […]

Madrid

Coolest street of Madrid: Calle Pelayo

I have watched this street develop over the past few years and I can confidently say it is the most upcoming street in Madrid. All my favourite places are here now: concept stores, decor stores, nail salons, hairdressers, galleries, libraries and some great places for lunch in the area! The street takes […]