Musée du Louvre, France

Housed in the expansive Louvre Palace, on the right bank of the Seine in the 1st arrondissement, the Louvre Museum is a central landmark at the heart of Paris. One of the world’s largest and most important museum, it is a must-visit for anyone with an interest...

La Tour Eiffel, France

I couldn’t possibly come to Paris and not visit the Eiffel Tower, can I? The Eiffel Tower really doesn’t need any introduction. It is, without doubt, one of the world’s most recognisable structures. Yet, I am surprised to learn that when...

Notre-Dame de Paris, France

Standing on the eastern half of the Île de la Cité, a small island in the heart of the city, Notre-Dame de Paris (“Our Lady of Paris”) is one of the most famous church building in the world. As the cathedral of the Catholic Archdiocese of Paris, it is the...

From the east to the west

I must confess – I have never been to Europe, until recently, that is. A month ago, I had the opportunity to spend two weeks touring four cities (Amsterdam, Antwerp, Brussels and Paris) in three countries (Netherlands, Belgium and France). At the end of my...