Megabus vs Greyhound | Bus travel across the US

Road Trips, Travel Info, Travel Tips, USA

Call us weird, but we spent our honeymoon traveling across the US by bus. In 3 months during the summer of 2016, we went from New York City to Los Angeles by bus, only taking 2 domestic flights from Chicago to Detroit, and from Houston to San Diego. We’ve crossed 31 cities from our bucket […]

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Living in a van full time: The TakeYourBag VanLife Project

Road Trips, VanLife

Why we decided to quit our life in Paris to start living in a van full time. We’re starting our vanlife traveling in July 2018 and here are our hopes and concerns: toilets, food, driving, budget, and everything in between!

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Road Trip across the USA by Bus | Our Itinerary

Road Trips, USA

Two years ago, we were going on our first big road trip together. This bus trip across the USA was our honeymoon, and it lasted almost 3 months, practically the duration of what we are allowed to stay in the States without a visa. It wasn’t planned at all. Actually we started planning the first […]

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9 Off the Beaten Path Things to Do in NYC

New York, Road Trips, USA

I went to New York City for the first time two years ago, at the beginning of our 3 months road trip across the USA. I had big hopes for New York. I thought it would be my favorite city in the whole world, the place I aspired to live in and where I’d become […]

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Game of Thrones filming locations in Northern Ireland

Belfast, Europe, Road Trips

Where is Game of Thrones filmed in Northern Ireland? Get on the tour! One of the things we had promised each other to do before leaving Belfast was one of the tours of Game of Thrones filming locations in Northern Ireland. Missing the filming locations here around Belfast was not an option, especially as the tours […]

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A 4 days road trip in Northern California

California, Road Trips, USA

From the 8th to the 12th of July 2016 (yes, that’s almost a year ago, shame on us to write that so late!) we went on an epic road trip in Northern California! From Sacramento, to Yosemite, Napa Valley and all the way up to Mendocino, we had an incredible time and saw some of the […]

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Harry Potter Studio in London


Europe, London, United-Kingdom

If you’re on a Harry Potter weekend in London, you cannot miss the Harry Potter Warner Bros Studio. It’s a one of the Harry Potter attractions in London (ok, Leavesden) that are 100% worth their price, and you’ll have the time of your life. Be ready to feel your Potterhead (heart) go crazy, but don’t […]

13 March 2018

A Week in Tokyo Express Guide


Asia, Japan, Tokyo

Last winter, we had the time of our life when we were in Tokyo. I have now been there 3 times: once 10 years ago, and two of these times were last winter with Simone. We first went for three days to Tokyo on our way to Hong Kong. When our plans in Hong Kong fell through, we […]

11 February 2018

2018: Resolutions for the New Year


Mood, Vegan, Yoga

New Year resolutions’ efficiency and interest are highly debatable, but they’re fun! I really like them. The truth is I like lists in general, and I love setting goals and hold myself accountable. With both Simone’s and my new jobs, we know we won’t be able to travel as much as we’d like, but we […]

6 January 2018

Alice’s Worst Travel Moments of 2017


Travel Stories

Worst Travel Moments of 2017 : Scammed on Airbnb and lost in the middle of Northern Ireland We didn’t travel that much in 2017 and it’s going to be really bad to beat some of my worst travel moments from when I was traveling solo (this is a story for another time, but believe me […]

30 December 2017

How to Survive Low Cost Airline Guide


Travel Tips

No bad surprises with our Low-cost Airline Guide! I feel like people tend to forget what flying “low-cost” means. A few years ago, I wouldn’t have been caught dead traveling low-cost. At that time, I wasn’t traveling a lot and either very far (too far for a low-cost) or close enough to take the train. So to […]

28 December 2017

3 days in L.A.: Hollywood & the beach


California, Los Angeles, USA

3 days in L.A. – Express discovery! Arriving in L.A.: is this home? The moment our feet touched Los Angeles ground, we both had this feeling of not knowing what to expect but being extremely excited at the same time. Alice immediately – and unexplainably – started feeling home, and Simone had the impulse of […]

25 December 2017

Day trips from Oakland and weekend in Lake Tahoe


California, USA

Day trips from Oakland… Two friends we met at Wos bar in Paris and their families generously hosted us when we went to Oakland, California. It was a formidable base, because there are many possibilities in terms of day trips from Oakland! lire cet article en français A few days in Oakland When we stayed […]

24 October 2017

YogadujourBonjour : le concept


EN FRANCAIS, Mood, Yoga

Rejoignez-moi pour le défi #YogadujourBonjour sur Facebook !  Article écrit par : Alice Pourquoi YogadujourBonjour ? Certain.e.s d’entre vous le savent, je suis fascinée par le yoga. J’ai commencé à pratiquer sérieusement depuis le printemps 2017 (mais ma première expérience a eu lieu en 2011) et je tombe un peu plus amoureuse du yoga à chaque […]

30 September 2017