Paris

Chapter 29. Running the 20km de Paris and Canadian Thanksgiving

Hi all! It’s been a little while, but better late than never…..am I right? I have all sorts of excuses as to why it’s taken me a couple weeks to get this post done, but no one cares about those! So I’ll spare you all and just dive straight into the weekend following our trip… Continue reading Chapter 29. Running the 20km de Paris and Canadian Thanksgiving

Amsterdam · Paris

Chapter 28. Amsterdam: canals, food, family and missed trains.

Small point of pride: I’ve never missed a plane or train in my life. Sure, I’ve had a couple close calls, and I’ve definitely missed a flight or two due to late connections, but I’ve never missed a trip as a result of bad time management. Until now. Sigh….. The plan was to catch a… Continue reading Chapter 28. Amsterdam: canals, food, family and missed trains.

Paris · Switzerland · Travel

Chapter 27. On the Road Again- Back to Switzerland for a Weekend of Family, Friends, CrossFit, and Chocolate

Ahhhh Switzerland….I had no idea how much I missed it until we crossed the border and suddenly everything was so SWISS again. After the complete culture shock of moving from Canada to Switzerland five years ago, I thought the transition from French-speaking Switzerland to Paris would be so simple. It certainly was easier (speaking the… Continue reading Chapter 27. On the Road Again- Back to Switzerland for a Weekend of Family, Friends, CrossFit, and Chocolate

Andorra · Travel

Chapter 25. Summer Road Trip- Andorra

Our coverage of the Perret Family road trip continues…it’s time to go to Andorra! Confession time- I had no idea the country of Andorra existed before we booked this holiday. ¬†I feel like I have a fairly good grasp of geography and after living in and traveling around Europe for the past five years, I… Continue reading Chapter 25. Summer Road Trip- Andorra