Visiting an underground tunnel full of skulls and bones is definitely not my idea of a vacation. However, thanks to over enthusiastic friends I did that in Paris. This is almost a secret tourist destination and not many know about it. My suggestion, if you visit Paris do visit the catacombs for a unique experience.
It was a warm winter afternoon in Paris with the Sun high up on the sky. The weather was pleasant and way less cold (thankfully) than I had anticipated. By the time we completed the Walking Tour till Louvre, I was already quite tired but my enthusiasm was high. Probably as there was no sweat … Continue reading Paris Sightseeing in a Day- Walking Tour Part 2
I had only one day in Paris. Technically one and half day. The 'half-day' I had spent going to Montmartre and Eiffel Tower, therefore the next full day I wanted to utilize to visit the various tourist sights of Paris. It was not an easy task to visit the major attractions in one single day … Continue reading Paris Sightseeing in a Day-Walking Tour Part 1
I do not remember if I watched the movie "An evening in Paris" but I loved the song "Raat k humsafar" from it. Typically, I always associated Paris with Eiffel tower. Therefore, It was forever in my bucket list to see the La Tour Eiffel, up, close, and personal. Did you know that Kalki Koechlin … Continue reading An Evening in Paris
A visit to Paris is incomplete without visiting Montmartre, the Mecca for any art lover. The inspiration for many artists and the birthplace of cabaret and cancan, Montmartre is a district in Paris to reckon. This is the place where art and bohemianism get together.Before heading to Paris, I did quite a bit of research … Continue reading Montmartre- The Mecca of Art and Cabaret
"Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.” ― Warren Buffett I was inside a Bus in Florence when I spotted this tree with yellow leaves. Immediately I fell in love with it. Clicking from a moving bus is not easy but somehow I managed. Hope all of you … Continue reading Tree Love in Florence- #ThursdayTreeLove53
I came across this Christmas Tree in one of the bookshops in Rome, Italy. This is a dream tree for any bibliophile and I loved every bit of it. Joining Natasha and Esha for #WordlessWednesday.
There are few places on earth that cannot be described in words, Vysehrad is one such place. I was spellbound and instantly fell in love with Prague upon my visit to Vysehrad. This place is so calm that even your own footstep sounds like a commotion. Vysehrad has a church and a cemetery within its … Continue reading Vysehrad, Prague- #WanderfulWednesday
Charles Bridge is undoubtedly the most romantic destination of Prague. It is a stone bridge built across the river Vltava. The bridge is adorned with close to 30 statues and statutes. It is a pedestrian bridge. Trust me, the best thing to do in Prague is to walk on the Charles Bridge. The Bridge is … Continue reading Charles Bridge, Prague #WanderfulWednesday