Photo of the day: The stunning ceiling of the Opéra Garnier, Paris

The Opéra Garnier is one of the two opera houses in Paris. Named after its young architect, it was inaugurated in 1875. Its Second Empire Keep reading

Photo of the day: Panthéon, where History is buried

Strolling through the Latin quarter on the left bank of Paris, and coming out of the Luxembourg Gardens, the unexpected neoclassical architecture of the Panthéon attracts my attention.
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Photo of the day: The métro, Paris

Often packed, overcrowded and smelly, the métro of Paris is one of the most efficient ways of transportation in the city. The second busiest subway system in Europe after Moscow,  Keep reading

Photo of the day: The bois de Boulogne, a Parisian favourite

While biking from the city centre of Paris to the palace of Versailles, we go through the Bois de Boulogne, Keep reading

Photo of the day: The butcher’s tower, Paris, from church, to bullet factory to picnic spot!

This remarkable gothic tower remains where once stood the church of Saint-Jacques-de-la-Boucherie, protecting the powerful and wealthy Keep reading

Photo of the day: A big red lipstick kiss from the Stravinsky fountain, Paris

In the 4th quarter of Paris, between the modern Centre Pompidou and the Saint Merri church, 16 remarkable sculptures move around and play with water; the Stravinsky Fountain. This controversial Keep reading

Photo of the day: La Conciergerie, from royal palace to scary jail, Paris

Located on the Ile de la Cité (island of the city), in the very heart of Paris, la Conciergerie Keep reading

Photo of the day: The locks of love on the Seine river, Paris

The bridge of la Tournelle on the Seine river in Paris with the many locks tourists attach to Parisian bridges in the foreground.

Binding a lock as a couple and throwing Keep reading