With Holiday Rentals it’s the Little Things That Make a Difference

Holiday Rental Extras. Teulada, Sardinia, Italy. Copyright © 2022 Terence Carter / Grantourismo. All Rights Reserved.

With holiday rentals it’s the little things that make a difference to your stay, the thoughtful extras that can set one property apart from the next, and help to make an experience special. When you check into a hotel, you come to expect certain amenities depending on the class of hotel you’ve booked. Hotel ratings exist to … Read more

Paris Reflections and Travel Tips

Relaxing in spring, Paris, France. Paris Reflections and Travel Tips. Copyright © 2022 Terence Carter / Grantourismo. All Rights Reserved.

Sigh…Paris. Time for some Paris reflections. No destination so far on our Grand Tour has put an exclamation point onto what we are trying to achieve more than Paris. Paris really is a series of small villages, all with their own infrastructure, rhythm of life, and feel to the streets. And Montmartre must be the quintessential Paris village. … Read more

Eating Out in Paris – Where to Get a Great Meal

Eating Out in Paris – Where to Get a Great Meal. Le Relais Gascon, Montmartre. Copyright © 2023 Terence Carter / Grantourismo. All Rights Reserved.

In part one of our Eating Out in Paris posts, I looked at why it’s so hard to get a good meal in Paris. This time, Lara and I are going to review some of the places we ate at during our two-week stay so you know where you can get a good meal. We’re … Read more

Eating Out in Paris: Why It’s Hard to Get a Great Meal

Eating Out in Paris – Why It’s Hard to Get a Great Meal. Copyright © 2022 Terence Carter / Grantourismo. All Rights Reserved.

Paris is, for many, the heart of modern cuisine and is often called one of the best eating cities in the world. The problem is that today eating out in Paris reminds us that it’s just one of the best dining cities and not the best dining city in the world. The truth is that … Read more