How to Spend Ten Days Alone in London and Paris

Day One: Friday

Day Two: Saturday

Day Three: Sunday

Day Four: Monday

Day Five: Tuesday

Day Six: Wednesday

  • Wake up and head to Cafe Nero on Gloucester Road for a latte and a snack before walking to TriYoga Chelsea for another vinyasa class, stopping at Albert Bridge on your way

  • After class, have breakfast at Farm Girl before heading back to the flat to shower

  • Visit Leighton House and then walk around Holland Park

  • Walk back to South Kensington and get lunch at Comptoir Libanais

  • Kill time before dinner in SoHo by walking through Knightsbridge to St. James’ Park, Westminster, cross Lambeth Bridge and back

  • Go to dinner at Greek Street with a friend in SoHo and take the Tube home

Day Seven: Thursday

  • Wake up early to pack then take the Tube to St. Pancras to get the Eurostar

  • Have breakfast at Pret in the station before entering security for the train

  • Take the Eurostar to Paris, once you arrive, take the Metro to the Marais

  • Arrive at the flat, drop off baggage, head to Merci for lunch and to browse

  • Walk around the Marais, stopping in shops, grabbing a snack at Pinson and a latte

  • Head back to the flat to change before meeting friends at Le Barav

Day Eight: Friday

Day Nine: Saturday

  • Enjoy coffee and a snack at the flat before heading to a yoga class at Omm Studio

  • Shower and change, then go to Neighbors for breakfast before making the hike to Sacré-Cœur

  • Walk through Montmartre to Parc Monceau

  • Grab a mediocre crepes somewhere on your way to drinks on Canal St. Martin

  • Have steak tartare at Le Louchebem before getting a glass of wine on your way back to the flat

Day Ten: Sunday