Milan, Italy : 25 hours in Milano. 14 Oct 2017

When we were discussing where to go in the buffer days of Athens, there were a few candidates. Albania, Croatia, Turkey, then………Italy. Milan and Venice was the main points of interest. For me, it was Rome’s Colloseo and only that. Pisa maybe. So then we started challenging ourselves to hit most major attractions in Italy…

Paris : The Thinker at Musee Rodin

It was the afternoon and Musee Rodin was the next location to visit. No sculpture is more recognized than The Thinker. Walking thru the garden at Musee Rodin, you will not fail to see The Thinker. Seeing him in thought, you would naturally feel for the need to be quiet as to not interrupt his…

Paris : Pont des Arts

This post is 3 years late but I shall write about it. Pont des Arts is a pedestrian bridge which crosses the Seine River in Paris. Very notable for the locks which tourist couples come to lock wishes of everlasting love. I can easily bet you that it will be filled very quickly.

Paris : An evening at Notre Dame

Notre Dame in the evening. 06/04/11, 6:41 PM UTC+1 We returned at 641pm after The Lourve had closed for the day. I was very excited as blue skies greeted us as Notre Dame. What a beautiful evening. I took a photo of the tower which we would head up another day. Evening service was starting…

Paris : Notre Dame Morning.

06/04/11, 11:30 AM UTC+8 Photographer’s tip : The following collection spans two trips to Notre Dame. If you arrive in the morning, you will be photographing into the sun and will not have any chance of blue skies. Come back in the evening to have blue skies. On with this post. Cite metro station will…

Paris : La Conciergerie

06/04/11, 10:03 AM UTC+1 La Conciergerie is a French palace turned prison that used to hold one of France’s most popular royalty : Marie Antoinette. This museum is quieter as there aren’t many tourist who would walk in. Most head down the street a further 100 meters to Sainte Chappelle. Solemn and dimly lit, you…