France Diary: Pool Day

palm tree, beach, pool, summer

My view while tanning and enjoying the sun

Relaxing and enjoying the sun by the pool can really recharge your batteries. Having a sip of wine and tanning makes it extra special. Wishing I had a pool at home, but with the changing weather in Luxembourg and not-so-long summer, I am not sure if it’s worth it. Continue reading


Cyprus diary: part II

Nicosia Old Center

Nicosia Old Center

I have tried all kinds of food around here, from Pizza Hut, Wagamama (Japanese food) to Taco Bell and TGI Fridays. In my defense, I have never encountered a Taco Bell, so it was a good opportunity to try it. Also, I enjoyed Costa Coffee every day (cappuccinnos, lattes, chai lattes, everything). And let’s not forget frozen yogurt – it’s my new favourite dessert. Continue reading

Cyprus diary: part I

Nicosia Cyprus View

View over Nicosia

I have never been to Cyprus,  so my holiday here is a good opportunity to explore its capital, Nicosia.  In the short time I spent so far walking around, I noticed that there are a lot of stray cats – LOTS of them. What I haven’t done yet (!) is eat some traditional food and pass by the beach. And by the way, the weather is sunny and over 20°C, sometimes raining – overall, better than Luxembourg weather his time of the year. Continue reading