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The world’s most famous smile

May 14, 2018

My second day on Paris started as sunny as the first one. I had one agenda above all: to see the most controversial and mysterious smile. I wanted to look Mona Lisa from eye to eye, and ask what secret is hidden behind that so mild but yet so interesting facial expression. Is it a secret love affair or just content happiness of having a child (she had her…

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Paris: The Eiffel Tower and Arc de Triomphe

May 10, 2018

Greetings from the Orly airport! Here I am waiting to board my flight. In other words, this is a perfect moment to tell a bit about my past three days in Paris. I feel both happy and exhausted at the same time. These three days have been full from dawn to dusk with sightseeing, tens of thousands of steps, blisters and warm weather when the sun decided to bless Paris with +28…


Slow morning in Paris

May 8, 2018

      Bonjour to you all! I am resting at my hotel room and watching how the morning sun slowly kisses the Parisian balconies on the other side of the street. Different flowers are stretching themselves towards the warming sun, while people are getting started with their morning routines. Boulangeries and fruit shops are opening their doors and restaurant workers are organising outdoor tables into straight lines. The first customers…

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Have you been to Paris?

May 1, 2018

Have you been to Paris? Tell about it! On this Sunday I will head to Paris for the first time of my life. I am excited but also a bit nervous to be honest. I am afraid that I will be disappointed because of my overly high expectations. I try to tell myself that the French can be a bit rude, that the city must be full of…