Posted in May 2013

Eiffel Tower Tribute to Nelson Mandela

Eiffel Tower Tribute to Nelson Mandela

If you get down get up, oh oh! When you get down get up, eh eh! Tsamina mina zangalewa This time for Africa… In honor of Nelson Mandela (and as a part of an advertising campaign for the exposition “From Prisoner to President” at l’Hôtel de Ville), the Eiffel Tower was lit in the colors … Continue reading

A Walk Along the Seine

A Walk Along the Seine

Our first Sunday back in Paris after our amazing vacation, we decided to get some air and walk along the Seine towards La Tour Eiffel. The best thing about walking around a city is that you always see something interesting.  Sometimes I wish I could be like the guy behind “Humans of New York” and … Continue reading

Back to Palma: Day 4 Mallorca

Back to Palma: Day 4 Mallorca

On the 4th day in Mallorca we said goodbye to our beautiful hotel in Cala D’or and took the 2 hour bus ride back to Palma. Or reasons for going back to Palma the day before we flew home was so that we could have a chance to go see the famous Cathedral.  I still … Continue reading

Cala D’Or Marina: Day 3 Mallorca

Cala D’Or Marina: Day 3 Mallorca

Sunburnt and sore from yesterdays venture to the beach, today we were in no hurry to put on our swimsuits. Instead, after a delicious breakfast at the hotel we took off in search of aloe and more sunscreen. After we took a walk to the Marina and checked out all the yachts. We liked the … Continue reading

La Playa & Tapas: Day 2 Mallorca

La Playa & Tapas: Day 2 Mallorca

Today E and I spent our whole day at the beach “Cala D’Or”.  It was small but perfect because it was right next to our hotel. Since the prime tourist season hasn’t hit yet, it wasn’t overly crowded or loud. I did make some little Dutch friends though… But I’ll write a post about that … Continue reading

Hola from Cala D’Or!

Hola from Cala D’Or!

Since France is lucky enough to have 2 holidays this week, E and I decided to take advantage of the extra long weekend and go on a mini vacation. After scanning all of the cheap airline offers, we ended up deciding on a 5 day stay in Mallorca, Spain. More specifically, 3 nights in Cala … Continue reading