Day 1 Paris – 1st Arrondissement (Part 3 of 4) December 2nd 2013 <a name="OLE_LINK20"></a><a name="OLE_LINK19"></a>I left the Louvre courtyard and headed towards the Seine. Here I saw the Musée d'Orsay again, with the Eiffel Tower in the background.
I then walked along the Seine and saw the outside of the Louvre Palace. I was fascinated by the intricate stone work on the buildings, and the doors were also pretty cool. I also saw a po ... 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
It's 2016 and this blog is so out of date! I've had many amazing trips since I started this blog over 5 years ago, that I need to spend some time updating it.
I live in Sydney Australia, so there will also be some day trip information from home.... full info