(CNN) — In honor of Bastille Day, we'd like to take a moment to celebrate one of France's greatest contributions to the world -- its pastries. There's no point in traveling to France without sampling pastry.
A few nights ago, it hit 10 p.m. and I realized: oh no. I was hungry. I try not to eat past 9 p.m. Many a midnight burrito in college taught me that late-night snacks just don't work for me; inevitably