Paris June 25th 2011 My friend Martin now lives in Paris, and I decided to come visit for some three weeks. I got to see the Louvre and the Île de la Cité, Montmartre, Saint-Germain-des-Prés, and all the usual sights. What a nice trip!
Martin lives in the 10e arrondissement, a rather colourful part of town. I liked that we were very close to a small alleyway where there are many Indian restaurants. Good, cheap e ... read more
Europe » France » Île-de-France » Paris Although ultimately a victor in World Wars I and II, France suffered extensive losses in its empire, wealth, manpower, and rank as a dominant nation-state. Nevertheless, France today is one of the most modern countries in the world and is a leader am... ... read more
I am a scholar. My works brings me to visit many new places.
I am also never one to turn down a good travel opportunity. So, whenever my work brings me close to some friends, or whenever a friend would like to go travel and offers a ride, I pack up my suitcase and go.
Hence the title of this blog, 'Scholar without Borders'.
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