Japan House London, for a taste of Japanese culture in London

Sou Fujimoto, Futures of the Future - Japan House London

Are you interested in all things Japanese? Culture, food, art, literature? If the answer is yes, you must have heard of Japan House. If not here are the reasons you should visit it. In June, I visited the newly opened Japan House London, located in a revamped art deco building in London’s Kensington High Street. […]

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Street art in Montpellier, interesting discoveries

Lady with the hat by Guaté Mao - Street art Montpellier

A few weeks ago, I was in the South of France exploring some cities with a  connection to the Canal du Midi. I stayed in Montpellier, a town situated between Toulouse and Marseille. Sunny Montpellier is more than a quick getaway. It’s attracting more visitors due to its beautiful blue sky, sunshine, Mediterranean vibes and […]

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The Top 8 Things to do in Montpellier, France

Cool facades in the Old Town - Things to do in Montpellier

I recently visited the southwest of France on a week-long trip stopping in Toulouse, Beziers and Montpellier. Montpellier was an interesting city in between history and modernity. Its old town with its medieval streets, shaded restaurant terraces makes Montpellier the ultimate southern city. However, while exploring you will notice sprouts of modernity such as the […]

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20 Reasons to Love France (and Bastille Day)

Lavender field - Reasons to love France

France is one of the most visited countries in the world. From the fantastic gastronomy (think croissants, baguettes, cheese and wine), the language to the stunning scenery, there are many reasons to love France. For me, France was just the country I grew up in, but since I came to live in London, I  started […]

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Whitstable: A day trip in a seaside town

One of the best activities to do on an English summers day is to go to the seaside. Being an island, England is not short of seaside towns, and one of the best is undeniably Whitstable. From its colourful townhouses to the pastel coloured fisherman’s huts, Whitstable is said to be one of the most […]

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