Sejours & Affaires Lille - Europe
Travel Blogs from Lille
OK guys, so this is it. To make a long story short, (and it really is a long story - I'll come back on this) this is my small and humble blog on how I came to go to Dubai and how I'll be living and working there.
After many weeks of preparations, my suitcases are finally packed and I think I have everything. In my good old style, we'll see in a few days time which ...
I managed to fit in a quick day trip to Lens to see the Louvre outpost there and also connect with a doctoral student I met last summer. We met there, went to the Louvre, had lunch, and then walked to the top of one of "les terrils" and drank some champagne. It was a lovely day all around. I am fond of coal mining towns because of my own geneology. The town has preserved these large coal mountains as a reminder of the hard work and sacrifice of the coal miners.
keep moving to try to keep warm but it didn’t help too much. We caught
the same bus back , but unfortunately it did not take the same route
back and therefor we missed the museum, but found ourselves back at the
train station and in desperate need of food, all that we found was a
little petrol station with chocolate and marshmallow biscuits and chips,
so with a feast in our hands we headed back wait for the next train.
It had ...
... La Villa Aramis, which I assumed from the web photo was a villa set within gardens, however it is set on a street front in the town and has no garden of its own, and the gardens in the photo are a park over the road. I'm not sure the photo accurately represented the accommodation.
When we arrived in Lille it was raining steadily and we caught a taxi the 2km to the villa. It's continued to rain, so I guess we won't see much of Lille before we ...
... perhaps? HAHAHA! Parties have also been quite good. Though some times I would feel really lazy because of the weather, I still managed to go to some. (Yes guys, I know this is not really me.. I'm taking my time with everything! haha!) I'm really having fun with everything that has been happening. I have new friends everyday and I'm still looking forward to meet more!
I've also been cooking a lot and exploring new recipes. I'm Karla's personal chef ...