What we did in Paris 3

Paris is always a good idea. Oh Paris. There’s a reason why there are so many delightful quotes about this city. It truly is a magical place! We took the train from London to Paris and arrived in the city around 4pm. We checked into our (amazing!) hotel near the Vendome […]

Where we stayed in Paris (for free): The Park Hyatt Vendome 2

When J and I were planning our European trip and turning over credit cards to pay for our flights and transportation, we to also look into a card that would allow us to stay somewhere SUPER nice for free, or at least at a discount. Hyatt had a pretty good deal, […]

What we did in London 2

I absolutely adored London. Maybe it was the unusually delightful weather we were having, but there were multiple times during the trip we talked about how we could see ourselves living there. It was familiar and comfortable, even though this was our first time visiting the city. We only spent three nights […]

Where we stayed in London: The London House Hotel

Location: We stayed at the London House Hotel, in Kensington Gardens Square, just northwest of Hyde Park. We really liked the location. It was quieter and more residential part of the city, but just a short walk to Notting Hill where there were a lot of restaurants and shops. The closest Tube […]

Paris Bucket List 6

As I mentioned a few days ago, J and I are about to spend 10 days in Europe. We are spending three nights in London, four nights in Paris, and three nights with our friends in St. Wendel Germany. We have had so much fun planning out this trip for […]

London Bucket List 9

J and I are traveling to Europe in just a few weeks. I can’t believe it’s almost here! We have been planning and dreaming about this trip since my grandmother died three years ago and left us some money to start our savings fund (read more about that here). We […]