10 Non-Touristy Things to do in Paris // Brittany from Boston

10 Non-Touristy Things to do in Paris

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Paris is always a good idea. And one can never tire of a city like this. There are so many ways to fill your time in Paris, so many neighborhoods to explore, so many pastries to eat. And yet tourists quite often limit themselves to just the main sights in Paris (like these). The touristy […]

My French Riviera Photo Diary // Brittany from Boston

My French Riviera Photo Diary

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Whenever someone asks me what’s my favorite place I’ve traveled to so far, I have a really hard time answering but my mind often goes to the French Riviera. It was such a spectacular experience to live there this summer while working on megayachts, and I feel so lucky that I lived in such a […]

Paris Travel Guide // Brittany from Boston

Paris Travel Guide

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Is there anything more lovely than Paris? I’ve visited a handful of times now, and every time, I fall more in love with the city of love. I once traveled to Paris for Valentine’s Day, and I saw a couple getting married beside The Seine, right under the Eiffel Tower. It was unbearably romantic, but […]

Your Complete Guide to the French Riviera // Brittany from Boston

Your Complete Guide to the French Riviera

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Everyone should visit the French Riviera at least once in their lives, and the lucky ones will come back more than once! I consider myself very lucky because I spent an entire summer here, and it didn’t lose one bit of charm. From the perfect sunny weather to the crystal blue Côte d’Azur waters to […]

What to Eat in the South of France // Brittany from Boston

What to Eat in the South of France

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We all come to France for the food. Or maybe that’s just me? Well whether it’s the focal point of your trip or just a lovely bonus, the food in France is famous for a reason! When you visit the South of France you have a delectable range of dishes to please your palate. This […]

How to Master the French Joie de Vivre // Brittany from Boston

How To Master the French Joie de Vivre

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After a summer in the South of France soaking up the French lifestyle of relaxed and happy living, I think I may actually have a handle on what it means to have that French Joie de Vivre. Translated directly, Joie de Vivre means the Joy of Living (more on French phrases you’ll need for traveling […]

Villefranche-Sur-Mer Visitor Guide: The French Riviera's Colorful Town // Brittany from Boston

Villefranche-Sur-Mer Visitor Guide: The French Riviera’s Colorful Town

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This small little port town on the French Riviera might be overlooked by the casual tourist in need of a speedy run-through of the coastal towns, but Villefranche-Sur-Mer is colorful and charming and definitely worth a visit! It’s one of those towns where you don’t encounter massive crowds and as you take your time to […]