Just Paris

What did I do this weekend? I went swimming, shopping and did some tyical Saturday and Sunday things. Nothing special in fact.The weather was beautiful, so I went for a lovely autumn walk trough Paris. The sun was shining, it was warm, nice to stroll through the city, to look at the autumnal colours and…

A hidden gem in Paris

There are some things in life that make me go wild. Medieval books are one of them. And libraries. And mountains. And maps (especially ancient ones). Sunday, I went to the “Richelieu Library”, a site of the National Library of France (BNF – site Richelieu). A research library not far away from the Louvre. There…

Nantes on a rainy day

People who are following my blog since the beginning of 2013, know that I started the “Project” in February. The “Project” is a – let’s call it a – project where I try to visit as many cities as possible in France. The map on the photo hangs on one of the huge walls in…