One of the things that often puts people off travelling to certain places, is that they don’t have somebody to go with. So they don’t. But they should. You should! It’s brilliant and exhilarating and scary and exciting and challenging and life-changing.
Paris is art, food, culture, striped shirts, bicycles and baguettes. You’ll go to go to the Louvre, you’ll wander down the Seine pretending to be in the video for ABBA’s Our Last Summer. Because that’s what everybody does. Right?
Here are some of my favourite places, food and drink, and some of my best (and worse) memories from the city of lights – including that time I cried over a sandwich.
There are lots of beautifully written blogs and books. I’m not sure that this is one of them – but these are my experiences, the things I wish I’d known before going, and a few things I will never forget.