Notre-Dame de Paris

My first stop at Paris, the Notre-Dame de Paris, also known as Notre-Dame Cathedral, is a medieval Catholic cathedral on the Île de la Cité in the fourth arrondissement. It  is one of the  famous of the Gothic cathedrals of the Middle Ages and is distinguished for it’s size, antiquity, and architectural interest. Although heavily crowded, one easily… Continue reading Notre-Dame de Paris

Got a Day Off and a Hundred Rupees While in Kolkata? – Let’s Take A Ride Back to 1599!

Had been thinking for almost an year of visiting this place…and like all plans this too had been postponed for a reason or another (I still have a list of places in queue now for years!). So one Sunday of March, deciding to ignore the scorching sun, I hopped onto a local train at Howrah… Continue reading Got a Day Off and a Hundred Rupees While in Kolkata? – Let’s Take A Ride Back to 1599!