Solo female travel is great for so many reasons – especially because it means you can go at your own pace.
Visiting Dijon and Lyon, two of France’s loveliest cities, I learned to be open to what’s new instead of clinging to what’s behind me.
Spending a few fall days driving around the beautiful Burgundy region of France – why you should try it too (wine! And wine, and more wine).
Taking my own solo self on a romantic two-day stay in Burgundy chateau – leaning into the art of self-romance and eating all the cheese.
Going to see an opera in Paris is an unmissable experience – if you can afford it. But if you’re prepared, you can watch opera for just €5 with some easy tips.
Packing super-light is tough for anyone, especially a clotheshorse like me. But it’s freeing and worth the effort.
Paris is full of museums – and some of the best are the small ones off the usual tourist radar. Here are my five favorites, and a couple extra if you have time.
Sundays in Paris are lovely and lonely, too. Especially when it’s your last one here.
French plumbers are just like all other plumbers, but they are better-dressed. And other life lessons I’ve learned living in Paris for a month.
How do I look like a human (sometimes even a glamorous one) on the road for a year with just a tiny backpack?