Being civilised

A sure indication of the nature of a city is the nature of its downtown. Specially at night. At the center of Vienna is the Stephansplatz. Every elegant strasse of Vienna’s sparkling downtown leads  up to it. Streets and streets full of high-profile fashion brands. Jewellery, fashion, art. There are shops for all. Add to them the glittering…

The Strasbourg Saga III: The Cathedral again

A quick post of some photographs from the Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg that I just HAD to share… The Strasbourg Saga I : International Photo-exhibition: Seeking the Sacred in Strasbourg and Udaipur Want more photographs? Swing by here Why was I in Strasbourg? read on here Is reading your thing? For more of the history…

The Strasbourg Saga II: A story of the tall and the grand

Tall and grand and in every way the heart of Strasbourg is the Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg. I soon learnt to navigate my way around the city with glimpses of its Spire for guidance. But before it’s super aid as a navigating device, a bit more about the building itself. The present building was…