Parked up right against the Père Lachaise Cemetery is the 11th Arrondissement, one of our favorite neighborhoods for a fun night out in Paris. The streets of the 11th are tight, packed, and a little rough around the edges. They present a stark contrast to the romantic, expansive boulevards that the rest of the city […]
I met Kufre at a mutual friend’s wedding in New Rochelle, New York where he was one of the groomsmen and I was a guest. Prior to this meeting, a mutual friend had introduced us and we spoke once over phone. We didn’t meet and I forgot he even existed. As fate would have it, […]
“The world is a book, and those who don’t travel only read one page.”- Augustine of Hippo
The Eiffel Tower is a wrought iron lattice tower on the Champ de Mars in Paris, France. It is named after Gustave Eiffel, the engineer whose company designed and built the tower.
My journey to Paris from Rome began at about 7:00am when I went down to Tuscolana to board a train to Fiumicino airport. I did the 10 minutes walk from my hotel to the train station. As usual, you would be told “it’s about 10 mins walk so no need for a bus or cab”. By the […]