back in alsace

(This post was originally published on my personal blog, Of Postcards & Ink, between 2015-2016.) “Déjà vu” is one of those French phrases that’s found itself seamlessly embraced and adopted into the vocabulary of almost all Anglophones. When directly translated, the words mean “already seen” and carry with them that strange sensation of having already lived […]

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at the crossing of roads

(This post was originally published on my personal blog, Of Postcards & Ink, between 2015-2016.) Arriving in Strasbourg was like stepping out onto a fine tightrope between France and Germany. It’s a city of thriving contradictions and idiosyncrasies – where French, Germanic, medieval and modern influences meet in a melting pot of culture, history and architecture. […]

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