Monthly Archives: November 2011

The beaches of Normandy

This Veteran’s day weekend (13/11/2011) I made my first visit to the beaches of Normandy. I am not a patriotic person normally but i have to say that it was a very humbling experience. Words escape me to explain the … Continue reading

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Métro Bastille

At The métro station bastille there is a fun historical treasure: On the platform for the direction of Bobigny you can see, jetting our from a side wall, part of the underground foundation of the palais de la bastille that … Continue reading

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