A Visit to Le Parc des Buttes-Chaumont, and some reflections.
Good Times / Tourism / Travel

A Visit to Le Parc des Buttes-Chaumont, and some reflections.

Tucked away in a north-eastern corner of Paris, three metro lines away from me and one a somewhat suburban line (M7bis) itself, lies a deceptively large park by the name of Buttes-Chaumont. The park, as several online sources had informed me, is unlike your normal Parisian landscape of flattened terrain with wonderfully organized geometry in … Continue reading

Throwback (to last) Thursday: A Tale of Two Thanksgivings!
Cultural Exchange / Food. / Good Times

Throwback (to last) Thursday: A Tale of Two Thanksgivings!

One reason I despise being abroad in the fall is because, IMHO, fall/mid-winter have the BEST holidays. Personally I think that’s hard to debate given that fall/mid-winter have pretty much ALL the holidays, or at least the biggest ones. Missing Halloween is always a bummer, but at least I’m too old to be trick-or-treating, so … Continue reading