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Le marché de Noël de Strasbourg, entre esprit de Noël et foire aux touristes

Le marché de Noël de Strasbourg, entre esprit de Noël et foire aux touristes

Cela faisait plusieurs années que je voulais visiter le marché de Noël de Strasbourg, sans que l’occasion ne se présente. C’était donc l’un des événements que j’attendais avec le plus d’impatience lorsqu’on a emménagé à Strasbourg il y a deux mois ! Et l’hiver approchant, […]

Five-day road-trip in Corsica

Five-day road-trip in Corsica

It was during our Summer holidays that my friends and I decided to go on a road-trip in Corsica. None of us had seen the island before, but we had family who had been there, and said very good things about L’Ile de Beauté (the […]

Sea, Salt & Sun: Vacances au Lavandou

Sea, Salt & Sun: Vacances au Lavandou

Août 2017 Où l’on part en vacances avec 7 amis et leur flamand rose gonflable (Drake).

Where to Wander? Five great parks in NYC

Where to Wander? Five great parks in NYC

Amongst the many things I love about New York are its parks. Wherever you are -especially in Manhattan, there is a park, big or small, nearby. They are great places to rest when you are touring the city, they are nice meeting point to hang […]

Shanghai Tianzifang: Economic Reforms & The Artsy Bubble

Shanghai Tianzifang: Economic Reforms & The Artsy Bubble

Tianzifang, Shanghai, China. I visited the Tianzifang Quarter for the first time in Septembre 2013, together with a very good friend of mine, as it was a « requirement » for our Chinese Society class. (Photos here)

The Heritage Path: wrecking-ball renovation and progressive museum-ification

The Heritage Path: wrecking-ball renovation and progressive museum-ification

Lijiang, China. (Photos here) On Thursday, January 23, 2014, as the sun started to slide down and hide behind the mountains, we arrived in Lijiang. Lijiang is an old water town, with hundreds of small canals and bridges, which is the reason why it is […]