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Blog, Bordeaux, France, Saint-Emilion

Bordeaux, For The Non-Wine Lovers

November 12, 2018
When you think of Bordeaux, wine always come into mind. It’s the hub of the largest wine-growing region of France with a total vineyard area of 120,000 hectares. Bordeaux wine is made by more than 8,000 producers with an average of 700 million bottles of wine produced every year. So for someone who’s not a wine drinker like me, why did I even

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Blog, France, Saint-Emilion

Day Trip to Saint-Emilion from Bordeaux

November 1, 2018
Saint-Emilion, France - PinayFlyingHigh.com-7
Famous for its vineyards, Saint-Emilion is quite popular for wine aficionados which unfortunately, doesn’t include me *gasp*. I’m not really into wine but Saint-Emilion caught my eye because of its picture-perfect scenery. It didn’t take a long time for me to decide to spend a weekend in Bordeaux with a day trip to Saint-Emilion for my birthday. From Bordeaux, we took a 30-min train ride to Saint

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Blog, Bordeaux, France, Saint-Emilion

Weekend in Bordeaux

October 28, 2018
Weekend in Bordeaux | A simple travel guide with detailed daily expenses.
A much-needed weekend in Bordeaux was what my birthday celebration was. I’ve been feeling (wayyy) under the weather the past couple of days and I felt like being properly away from work to explore an entirely new destination was what I needed to feel better. Needless to say, I actually do feel a lot better now after that short trip, I guess I have

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Blog, England, Hever Castle, Kent

Day Trip From London: Hever Castle

September 30, 2018
Hever Castle, England - PinayFlyingHigh.com-214
If Helen of Troy had a face that could launch a thousand ships, then Anne Boleyn’s can start an entire new religion that will change a country’s history forever. Since moving to London, I’ve been obsessed with Henry VIII’s stories and his 6 wives and for whatever reason, I have this weird fascination about Anne Boleyn specifically. I don’t really know why because she’s certainly

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A Sweet Coincidence

September 14, 2013
It has always surprised me whenever someone recognizes me because of this blog. Never have I imagined that I will become a bit famous because of what I write on here, it never crossed my mind. However, since I started this site – I have randomly met fans of the blog at least thrice. That’s not too many I know but it means a lot to me. They call me “Pinay” or “Pinay Flying High” d

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