Paris the charming city

Paris the charming city

Madame, Merci, no Madame, sorry Madame, no English Madame …ha! Paris greets you with zest! It does not rush you, neither asks to hurry but there is no dullness nor lethargy.The city, people ooze friendliness and willingness with gusto. We landed in Paris at 10:30 a.m....
Exploring Paris

Exploring Paris

On our second day we decided to roam around the Paris roads; feel the city of Paris and visit Louvre. So, after a hearty breakfast of mouth-melting croissant with fruit and nuts, and a cup of expresso we were on the road to Gare Du Nord. The walk on the cobbled stone...
Jungfraujoch Switzerland

Jungfraujoch Switzerland

Altitude – 3,454 metres above sea levelHighest wind speed – 267.5 (km/h)Standing on the observatory experiencing the snowstorm roaring around was an experience that I will never forget. As I ventured further on the observatory terrace, I was hit by the...
Glacier express – A relaxed affair

Glacier express – A relaxed affair

Starting Point – Zermatt Station Departure Time : 7:52 A.M. The glacier express departed from Zermatt dot on 7:52 a.m as expected. On the fourth day in Switzerland this punctuality felt normal and I would have been surprised if it happened otherwise. After our visits...
The Rhine Falls

The Rhine Falls

Water fall 23 m drop 150 m wideWater passing speed – 700’000 liters per second The roar of water was incredible. We were standing on the platform viewing 700’000 liters of water per second plunge across a width of 150 meters into the basin below. It was an...