September 8, 2019The Honorable Consul16F Pacific Star Bldg.Makati Ave. corner Sen. Gil Puyat Ext. Makati City, Philippines 1200 To Madame/Monsieur, I would like to apply for a Schengen visa for my purpose of visiting France for 5 days from January 6-11, 2020. I am applying through your honorable consulate as France is the only country… Continue reading SAMPLE COVER LETTER TO FRENCH CONSULATE FOR SCHENGEN VISA
I didn’t have a very good experience on my arrival in my first time in Paris. Quite literally I was robbed on my first day . . . of a box of pizza.
'You must lead a very glamorous lifestyle, traveling to Europe a lot.' One of the biggest misconceptions of my life. I wish I had Blair Waldorf's problems, but sincerely, I don't. I wish I had Blair Waldorf's problems. The truth is, I'm just very resourceful. You can score tickets to Europe for as low as… Continue reading How to Score Cheap Flights to Europe
I’ve been to Paris thrice already but it’s always new and magic to me every time I step into the city. If it's your first time in Paris, I've crafted a suggested itinerary for 5 days in the world's most romantic city.
The whole ‘complaining is fun!’ shenanigan sounded absurd to me, if not a little funny. The French were in fact the very first to complain. They make it a sport even. Every day, I come across at least 4 rallies happening around the city.
We arrived in Paris on the day the Charlie Hebdo shooting happened. The city is on a manhunt as they pursue the gunmen responsible for the terrorist-driven shooting that left 12 people dead. What a time to come to the world's most romantic city. For the next few days, we would experience Paris like never before: military and police everywhere on the streets, no tourist crowd, and the attractions almost all to ourselves.
If you are like me in many ways: 1. you have a special someone, 2. you want to see Paris with that special someone, and 3. you have a Philippine passport; read on how I got my Schengen visa.