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Victor  Hugo Museum  

Victor Hugo Museum

The renowned author and artist lived in this house on the Place déVoges for 16 years until 1848 when he fled into exile. This is the original furniture from his home in Guernsey, where he passed away in a bedroom set out like this.
Day 45 : Tourists In Paris ; We Walked All Day. What’s Changed ?

November 3rd 2018
Hi. I’m writing very little today as the photos track our movements and frankly, I’m tired. The weather gods have smiled on Paris today and the sun was shining for the first time in ages. Tim and I caught the Metro train to near the Bastille and spent the day walking, walking. The Marais,is a district oozing with character, and we often wandered towards a destination, turning up random str ... read more
Europe » France » Île-de-France

French Flag 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
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