Paris by Liza et Vie part three

As the song goes, sweets for my sweets and sugar for my honey…. Last day sugar overload, we got our fill and some more. Did I mention in my previous post(part 1, part 2) that this trip to Paris was a spur of the moment thing? Well it was and we planned to eat at…

Paris by Liza et Vie part two

What, is this where we are staying? What not to do when booking a trip, where to brunch, where to snack, and a bit of sightseeing and shopping. In Paris by Liza et Vie part one I wrote that we were heading back to the hotel to get a good nights sleep, did that happen,…

Paris by Liza et Vie part 1

Listen to that crunch, MiniMe and I were watching Paul Hollywood break a baguette in two and jab his chubby fingers into the soft white center and tell us that this is how a baguette should sound, look and feel like. With little over a week left of our summer vacation we booked a trip…

Athens, Αθήνα

To walk where the great thinkers of history has walked, to see what I have only seen and read about in books and seen on TV and movies. I have finally been to Athens and walked up to the ancient citadel on top of Acropolis and seen whats left of buildings such as the Parthenon, the Propylaia,…

Hot panzerotti from Luini in Milan

Feeling a little peckish or just plain hungry, if you are in the vicinity of the Duomo in Milan walk straight and take a left when you have passed Rinascente and follow the crowd, you will happen up on a small shop called Luini. This is a must go to place if you are in Milan. I…

Mont-Saint-Michel

Once again this magical place call it self an island again, the holy mount that has been one of Europe’s major pilgrim destinations, one of France’s most recognizable landmarks and one of UNESCOs world heritage site has had undergone a facelift. A major campaign has ensured that the Mont-Saint-Michel preserves its maritime character and remain an island….

Gotlands hidden gems

On a little Island in the Baltic sea the ground have been hiding more than historical viking treasures. During the 1980’s summer truffles was found, others may know them as Burgundy truffles. Limestone, high ph levels in the soil, hazel and oak forests and the unique micro climate that this Baltic island has is what gives the truffles optimal…

MiniMe s first trip to Teatro alla Scala

We have been on a girls trip to Milan, this trip was grandmas Christmas present to MiniMe, Hanna and me. On this trip MiniMe went to the opera for the first time, an exited little girl visiting the opera worlds holiest of holy with her first cousin, Teatro alla Scala or La Scala for short. MiniMeg love going to the theater…