The Grand Axis of Paris

One evening, almost a decade ago, I looked up the sunset time and made my way to the carousel of the Louvre just before. I wanted to take a photo of the pyramid designed by I. M. Pei. The week had been overcast, and the evening was no exception. I hadn’t expected a large number… Continue reading The Grand Axis of Paris

The Brandenburger Door

If Berlin is the heart of Germany, then the Brandenburger Door is the heart of the city. The Family and I have walked through it every time we were in Berlin. We like the idea that we add to the throng of tourists who stand round to gawk at the late 18th century relic of… Continue reading The Brandenburger Door