Footnote | France

Footnote: Street Art in Paris

    The gifted cinematographer and my friend Lee Briones Meilly first spotted this spray-painted piece of street art while we were walking around the 5th arrondissement of Paris. The pink image tickled our imagination. Was someone killed  on this spot?  Who is Anna Cappelli? Was she a murderer? Later, I found out that Anna Cappelli […]

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Destinations | France | Pinaytraveller

Paris Dyptich

  #1 |  Italian   The first thing we eat is Italian food.  Fancy that! First lunch in Paris and here we are, going over an Italian menu written in French. How did Ernestine and I end up in an Italian restaurant anyway?  I feel a little guilty for being too lazy to explore the […]

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Europe | France | Pinaytraveller


The first time is always the sweetest. When I saw Paris for the first time, I was filled with a sense of  surreal wonderment. Maybe because I couldn’t believe that I was actually there. I felt like I was the luckiest girl on earth!  It was 1999. I was single and ready to fall in […]

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