Category Archives: Europe

The Louvre – Skip the Queues and Survive the Musee de Louvre!

The Louvre – Skip the Queues and Survive the Musee de Louvre

The Louvre is one of the largest and most important art museums in the world. It houses famous pieces of art including the Mona Lisa and Venus de Milo. Yet with world-famous attractions comes the queues, the expense and the fatigue! The Louvre is massive. Let me say that again…the Louvre is MASSIVE! If you walk the length […]

Seine River Dinner Cruise of Paris with Viator

Seine River cruise Paris by Night

Last night was of of the most spectacular river cruises I have experienced in my life – a Seine river cruise in Paris with a three course meal (booked with Viator). In all honesty, I have been struggling to travel for the last 12 months with my severe endometriosis (see my plea to Eurostar to recognise […]

Sacre Coeur and Churches of Monmartre, Paris

Sacre Coeur Monmartre

Yesterday, we headed from our hotel near the Moulin Rouge to Monmartre in search of the Sacre Coeur (the Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Paris). Sacre Coeur is located on a hill, which is the highest point in Paris. There are two main routes you can take up top the Sacre Coeur. The first […]