The Gargoyles of Notre Dame May 24th 2007 I was one of the 13 millions people visiting Notre Dame de Paris in 2007. Needless to say, its majestic Gothic architectures and elaborate sculptures were breathtaking. Its colorful rose windows, filtered with sun light, gave a deep serenity and peace of mind. I sat there quietly for few minutes to take all this in.
What draw the most of my attention were the leering Gargoyles of the cathedral ... 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
This blog simply documents the places I've been. Some far away, some close by, some exotic, some ordinary.
It is about finding extraordinary in the very ordinary life.
It is about finding balance among the chaos of life, love for running and traveling.
For the anticipation
For the curiosity
For the adventure
For getting out of this mundane life
For experiencing new things and new cuisine
For encountering new people and new culture
Then, at the end of each journey to realize home is the sweetest place until the next urge to travel starts to grow in your heart.
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