Europe Journals

Bevy and Edar's Euro Adventure!

A September 2009 trip to Europe by Bev24

More yummy sweets! Photo, Santorini, Greece More Photos
Quote: Our dream trip across Paris, Santorini and Amsterdam!
Travel Photo by IgoUgo member
Ooolalala am finally in Paris! The city of glamor, romance and fabulous haute couture! Get picked up in an airport shuttle and after about an hour and a half, I get to the apartment. It is such a cute little studio with everything painted in white with guidebooks about Paris and with a binder filled with places to go and navigating the neighborhood. There is a fridge, washer, dryer, wifi, and everything I need to feel like I am living like a regular Parisian. I am lucky to be staying in such a lovely upmarket neighorhood in Saint Germain and at my doorstep, is a bakery, fish market, pharmacy and a stroll to Le Bon Marche-the most glorious supermarket in all of Paris!The next few days, i fi...Read More
I can't believe it was only barely 2 months ago when a regular lunch meeting with Alex-Vincent turned into a conversation about how I wanted to have a change in my career and direction and go away to Bali or Europe (Paris would be nice or Spain or Itally) somewhere to have some time to clear my head and figure out my next step. Alex mentioned he had place to stay in downtown Paris where I could stay for as long as I wanted for free. Paris...downtown studio... free?!? That was the tipping point, the sign to me to move ahead and pursue my dream of travelling across several cities in Europe before my 30th birthday.That was in mid-July. By end August, I had quit my job, found a travelling partner wh...Read More