How to Explore Paris, France for First-Timers

Avenue de Camoens Paris France by Mia Lupo

With the right itinerary and attitude, “Paris is always a good idea” I saw a discussions thread pop up on my Facebook from a women’s travel group. A member had asked if she should spend a week exploring Ireland or a week exploring Paris, France. I vouched for Paris—surprise—but what I noticed in the discussion […]

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Personal Thoughts on the Notre Dame Fire

Notre Dame Cathedral Paris France with spire by Mia Lupo

I was at work. I was scrolling through my Instagram Stories when I saw the first post of the smoke in Paris. A few more posts revealed the origin of the smoke—Notre Dame cathedral, specifically the base of the spire. What the f— I kept checking what my friends in Paris were posting about Notre […]

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Photo Diary, A Snowy Walk in Montmartre

When you have a running grand total of 20,609 photos on your Camera Roll, you have an impressive personal stock photo database at the tip of your fingers. I’ve realized that there are a lot of pictures that I’ve already shared on the blog but not on Instagram or vice versa or worse—I may have […]

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