Panormo: a fishing village in Crete

a fishing boat in the port of Panormo, Crete, Greece

Crete is the fifth island in the Mediterranean see, belongs to Greece and is also called: “the Island of the Gods”. Landscapes of Crete are breathtaking, its climate, its gastronomy and its cultural heritage are also great. I had a great chance to spend a week in a small fishing village : Panormo, halfway between […]

Chinese new year parade in Paris

a dragon at the parade of the chinese new year in Paris

Here are some pictures of the Chinese New Year celebrated in Paris in February 2018 (year of the Earth Dog). The parade was organized by the Chinese community in the heart of the Chinese quarter of the capital: the 13th arrondissement and gathered hundreds of thousands of Parisians! This type of event is very popular […]

The stunning Sainte-Chapelle

Sainte-Chapelle-(chapelle-haute)-vitraux

The Sainte-Chapelle is a grandiose masterpiece of Gothic architecture. It was built in only 7 years by Saint-Louis (Louis 9) in 1241 in order to  welcome the relics of the Christ (including the crown of thorns). Today, the relics have left Sainte-Chapelle and are exposed in Notre-Dame. Visit the Sainte-Chapelle: useful information Adress: 6 boulevard […]