A Day Trip to Oxford

I left London really early in the morning, when the heat of my breath was still making mist over the cold air. The city hasn’t woken up yet, workers started to clean the streets and the window’s shop. I was on Oxford Street and barely seeing any cars. Christmas ornamentation just started to decorate this lovely street. Continue reading “A Day Trip to Oxford”

A Joyful Change of Mind

“Why can’t I be just like that when I’m at home?” I wondered over my cup of tea.

It was Saturday evening. I just arrived from my day trip to the Sierra Nevada National Park where I had a wonderful day hiking and enjoying the view of Granada in the far back and of the snow peek of Pico Veleta ahead of me. Continue reading “A Joyful Change of Mind”

Alhambra, Granada : Know Before You Go

The Alhambra is an arabian group of palaces that were built between the XIII and the XV century.

While some palaces are completely inspired by the islamic culture, others contain a mix of influence with the spanish one which is due to the spanish conquest Continue reading “Alhambra, Granada : Know Before You Go”

The Pros and Cons of Living in Hostels

I’ve been in a lot of hostels while traveling. Some were really great and others were a total mess.

I always look for comments on recent stays before booking a hostel, both for the nice ones and for the bad ones. Personnally, I prefer an experience in a hostel Continue reading “The Pros and Cons of Living in Hostels”

1st Month Out of 3 : My European Journey

What. A. Month.

I can’t believe it has already been 30 days that I’m in Europe. It went sooo¬†fast! It seems to me that it was only a few days ago that I left the comfort of my house, of my bed, and that I left my family behind to see a part of Europe that I had yet to discover. Continue reading “1st Month Out of 3 : My European Journey”

The Making of Harry Potter : A Dream Come True

I could barely contain my excitement! I was finally queuing to go to the Warner Bros. Studio to have a glimpse of the making of Harry Potter. Continue reading “The Making of Harry Potter : A Dream Come True”