The love I have for Paris, in photos

Not everyone understands the love I have for Paris. But for me, France’s capital holds a special place in the heart. Paris is for me: the city from the novel “The Lady of… Continue reading

Portrait

A few photos of me, taken this evening around our house. Cateva poze cu mine facute asta seara in jurul casei noastre.  

Market day in Provence in Isle sur la Sorgue

Our host in Provence, France, recommended a visit to the Sunday Market in Isle sur la Sorgue, where they sell antiques/old stuff. I like these kind of markets, not for buying, but for… Continue reading

Avignon, France

 I still have some remaining photos from Provence, the beautiful region in France where I’ve been 3 weeks ago. The following photos are from Avignon, a city in Provence with the most relaxed… Continue reading

A colorful village in Provence: Roussillon

Roussillon is a beautiful hilltop village in Provence region of France. It’s located close to Bonnieux si Lourmarin (the villages I showed you in the last post) and yet is so different from… Continue reading

Villages of Provence – Bonnieux and Lourmarin

During my travels over the last years I visited beautiful places, each time one more beautiful than another. After each trip I feel that nothing else will be able to beat what I’ve… Continue reading

Gordes, the hilltop village in Provence, France

Gordes is one of the most beautiful hilltop villages in the Provence region in France. The white stone houses of Gordes seem to rise directly from the rocks of the hill, the narrow… Continue reading

Dijon, the city in France with beautiful buildings

The city of Dijon in the Burgundy region of France is famous for the Dijon mustard, but also for the different types of architecture of the buildings (Gothic cathedrals with gargoyles, half timbered… Continue reading

Photos of the flowers in our balcony. Brussels, Belgium

I am so happy to look at my pretty flowers in our tiny balcony. Aren’t they lovely? :) Florile din micul nostru balcon. Mi-e tare drag de ele :)

Oud Rekem – the most beautiful village in Flanders, Belgium

Oud Rekem is a beautiful village in the Flanders region in Belgium. It’s so pretty that in 2008 won the title “the most beautiful village in Flanders”. The village itself is very small,… Continue reading

High Tatra Mountains, Slovakia

High Tatra Mountains (Vysoké Tatry in Slovak) are a mountain range along the border between Slovakia and Poland. The highest peak in High Tatras is 2655 meters high. The following photos are from… Continue reading

Street Photography in Brussels

People are life, the life around us. Each individual on the street seems to be telling a story through their hair, mimics, clothes or eyes. The streets of a city are not just… Continue reading

When summer is TOO hot in Brussels, Belgium

It happens. Sometimes.  On the background of a season-less Belgium (to be read “continuous autumn/or spring”) there are a FEW days of sun and unbearable temperatures. Summer of 2014 in Brussels: a few… Continue reading

Photos from Mechelen, a pretty city in Belgium

Mechelen is a small city at North of Brussels, in the Flemish region of Belgium. If you think about places to visit in Belgium, then the city of Mechelen can be a good… Continue reading

Looking for a place to escape Brussels?

Lake Genval (“Lac de Genval” in French) is a beautiful lake in Belgium, in the South-East of Brussels, near Sonian Forest (around 25 minutes drive from Brussels). This makes it a perfect day-trip… Continue reading