Things to do in Nice

This post contains affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. I love taking a trip to the South of France; it's so beautiful, relaxing and luxurious. While I'm all for heading to the beach every single day, there's more to Nice than the…

Normal things in France that may confuse a North American

This post contains affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. There's a lot about France that baffles North Americans, mainly in a good way (um, hello, delicious wine for 7€), but there are definitely a few things that may have you scratching your…

How to take the metro in Paris

Ah, Paris. The place to buy 3€ bottles of wine in the Monoprix and 1.50€ macarons at Pierre Herme (to be honest, I'm unsure of the price since I was too afraid to look at my bill...and busy stuffing my face with delicious macarons). It's my favourite city filled with something exciting or ridiculous around…

Travel Tips for Beginners: Packing Guide

Luxuriously Thrifty is part of the Amazon Affiliate Program. This post contains affiliate links and I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase after clicking on my link. I've done a few packing guides over the years (road trip guide; enviro guide; honeymoon guide), but this Packing Guide is for all of…