This page is dedicated to all the bookstores around the world.
Bécherel: a one-of-a-kind Book Town
Have you ever dreamed of strolling around a town full of books, sniffing through the (old) pages, and touching every cover of every book? Look no further because you have found your next destination. In 1989 Bécherel launched its first book festival called Fête du livre. Since then the town is recognized as an official Book Town. A what? A Book Town? Yes, they do exist… read more
Romantic Road = romantic bookstores?
This was our final goodbye. Right after the Romantic Road we left Germany and changed our winter outfits for shorts and T-shirts. There couldn’t have been a better way to close our German chapter by seeing Germany from another side. We’re used to Berlin. History, culture, but somehow harsh. It’s more difficult to settle and it’s an enormous city. The Romantic Road leads to Bavaria, the south of Germany… read more
Bookstores in Berlin
Did you know that Berlin is almost nine times bigger than Paris? No wonder there are so many bookstores here. I just started to keep an eye on bookstores because of my Instagram account. If I started with this before, I could have visited way more bookstores. That’s why the list is relatively small but I promise the next city I’ll go to; I’ll explore all the bookstores. Big or small. Hidden or not. I will find them all… read more
Málaga – the city of Picasso
The cold wind plays with your hair while you’re trying to cycle to work. Just 30 minutes you repeat to yourself just 30 minutes. It doesn’t sound that long in your head. You’ve been doing this for quite some months already, another two days should be easy. But when feels like minus twelve and you’re still freezing while wearing your thick gloves, you know it’s cold. However, after two days you know you’ll get the reward: Thursday you’ll go by bus because that evening you’re flying to… Andalusia. The region of the sun… read more
Toulouse … a paradise for book lovers?
With the camera in one hand and a book in the other, I tried to capture some bookstores in La Ville Rose. This beautiful pink city (as the French nickname indicates) has many independent and cute bookstores. If you need to find a specific book (also in English), for sure you will find it in Toulouse… read more