Budget Accommodation in Paris: Maison d’Accueil de l’Assomption

  If you’re looking for budget accommodation in Paris, consider staying with nuns! 🙂   I highly recommend the Maison d’Accueil de l’Assomption, the Motherhouse of the Assumption Sisters. This was where we checked in when we were in Paris a few months back.  The  hostel is actually a retreat house operated by the Assumption Sisters, a …

Eat, Pray and Love Tour in Europe

Over the past few years, I’ve been very lucky to have had the opportunity to travel around Western Europe, particularly France, Spain and Portugal.   Every time I’d come back from these trips, I would always feel rejuvenated, as if I’m ready to take on the world again.  As you know, I would always write …

Pinay Traveller Recommends #14: La Maison Pujol

When I grow up and finally start writing my “novel”, I will go to the South of France just like Charlotte Rampling’s Sarah Morton in the film Swimming Pool. But instead of squatting in my publisher’s villa where I would probably end up getting involved in a murder mystery, I will stay in La Maison Pujol, …