Category Archives: France

One Day in Paris

Fromage: Paris cheese shop

One day in Paris is like a year in any other place, is almost what 10cc sang in 1975. Actually they sang about the night, but I wasn’t in the market for that sort of tourism. On my last day in France’s capital, I visited the Pompidou Centre to see some modern art, and then spent the rest of the day wandering around aimlessly, just taking in the atmosphere... [see more]

The Louvre

The Louvre Skylight, Paris

Having just spent a rewarding hour or two in the Paris Musée d’Orsay, the Louvre was a bit of a let down, to be quite honest … Actually, I must stop saying that: I like to think of myself as an honest person, so why would I have to claim to be honest?.. [see more]