A Weekend Getaway in Colmar, France

When we were preparing for the big move to Switzerland four years ago, we decided to forgo buying a car upon arrival in favour of travelling abroad more. Back then I used to panic at the idea of not owning my own car because I didn’t know anything else. I started driving when I wasContinue reading “A Weekend Getaway in Colmar, France”

The Stunning Murals of Lyon, France

I’m still in awe of these magnificent outdoor murals of Lyon, France.The sheer size and the impeccable details of these paintings just blew me away. The most impressive one was La Mur des Canuts, located at the corner of the Boulevard des Canuts and the rue Denfert-Rochereau, in Croix Rousse. La Mur des Canuts, up close.Continue reading “The Stunning Murals of Lyon, France”

A Weekend Trip to Lyon, France

S and I spent the last weekend of Novemer eating, seeing and walking through the streets of Lyon, France. Despite the windy weather and our limited knowledge of French, we still managed to have a wonderful time. We bought food, tickets and souvenirs with our smattering of French, and the rest was dealt with a fewContinue reading “A Weekend Trip to Lyon, France”