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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

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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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Road Trip To A White Christmas in Chamonix.

January 3, 2018
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My dream of a white Christmas became a reality last year, we embarked on a road trip across the country and spent a few days surrounded by snow and the incredible Mont Blanc as a backdrop. It definitely was the best Christmas I’ve ever had, I couldn’t have asked for more and it’s all thanks to The Greek Mister for making it happen. While I was on a business trip in Australia, the Greek Mister sole

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Around The World Series | Restaurants With A View

May 3, 2016
Old Chora, Alonissos, Greece
My favorite things to do in the whole wide world is to travel and to eat which I think always goes hand-in-hand anyway. I’m very adventurous when it comes to food and I do love eating some local delicacies of the place I’m visiting. Enjoying your food with an equally amazing view right in front of you makes your meal more delicious right? RIGHT?? I don’t know about you but for me, a beautiful view

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My 12 Favorite Old Towns in Europe

November 1, 2015
Venice, Italy
I am no city girl. I am definitely not impressed by modern skyscrapers, shiny new buildings and fast cars. It gives me anxiety and sometimes, even panic attacks whenever I find myself in the middle of busy cities. I prefer the laidback, peaceful and charming old towns more than the cities. Yes, I am an old soul. During my travels, I am mostly fascinated by cobblestone streets with centuries-old buildings and classi

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