Nice

Nice, Beloved

Nice, Beloved

My heart bleeds for you. 🙁 The Moment

How to Tell If A Tour is Good Value or Not

How to Tell If A Tour is Good Value or Not

We break down an $850 11-day tour of France, Switzerland, and Italy — its real costs, pros and cons — and discuss the questions you have to ask before signing up for any tour. * Yesterday, a friend asked me to take a look at a tour […]

The Moment

The Moment

There is that moment while traveling when you look upon a scene and suddenly comprehend why it’s been described as breathtaking, because literally you’ve sucked in a sharp breath and forgotten to exhale, transfixed by what you see. One of those moments for me occurred […]

France

France

Paris Love at First Sight: Paris  Where to Stay in Paris: Hotel Terminus Lyon  Where to Stay in Paris: Grand Hotel du Loiret  Visiting Paris? Here’s a quick look at entrance fees to the city’s most popular tourist spots.  The Louvre (notes)  The Notre Dame […]

7 countries in 18 days: A sample European itinerary

7 countries in 18 days: A sample European itinerary

What do you do if you’ve got 18 days in Europe and want to see a little bit of everything? See a little bit of everything! 7 countries, 9 cities in 18 days. (Well, it’s actually 5 countries, 1 city-state, and 1 principality, but the […]

“Southern Living”

“Southern Living”

I thought I had stepped into a postcard when I emerged from a small alley in Nice into the Promenade des Anglais and was greeted by this incredible view. That song by Ingrid Michaelson immediately came to mind: “Oh, let’s get rich and buy our parents […]

Nice

Nice

But why, I wonder, would a club look like a spade in the water? (Nice, France, 2014)

The Musician in Nice

The Musician in Nice

Some people stay in the shadows yet make the sunlight more enjoyable.   “The Musician in Nice” was created by LSS for travel site Small-Town Girls, Midnight Trains. All rights reserved. 

Courage

Courage

And for the love of God, may the weather be nice and the GPS working. (Nice, France, 2014)   © Small-Town Girls, Midnight Trains. All rights reserved.

1,000 Words: Nice, France

1,000 Words: Nice, France

View from the Colline du Chateau. © Small-Town Girls, Midnight Trains. All rights reserved.