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Travel quote – Rick Steves

“As a traveler, I’ve found that the more a culture differs from my own, the more I am struck by its essential humanity.” Rick Steves This quote provokes so many thoughts.   Please be a sweetheart & support one of my social media xox Bloglovin’ / Google+ / Twitter / Instagram / Facebook / Pinterest   Camera: Canon 5D mark 3

French 101: how to Raclette?

No matter how popular this ‘activity’ is in France. It was actually of Swiss origin. The just of raclette is… eat as much melted cheese as humanly possible. Welcome to my new series about how to integrate better in France! I hope this series will capture my journey as a new immigrant here in Paris.

French 101: Gallette des Rois, King cake

Fun and games with food, but don’t joke. French will never joke about food 😉 Gallette des Rois is a traditional dessert ‘game’. There’s a hidden ‘toy’ of sort inside the cake. The person who ends up with the toy is the King. This is a traditional eat for the first New Year weekend; modern way: any time in January or even in December.