If you’ve been following this blog for a while you know that I’m a big fan of the High Line in New York – a 2,5 km long elevated park built on an abandoned freight rail line. But while the High Line might be the most popular elevated park, it wasn’t the first. The Promenade… Read More Paris. A walk along the Promenade Plantée – the original High Line.
Last week I spent 5 days in Paris. Since I hadn’t been to Paris in about 15 years I did most of the touristy stuff, such as seeing the Eiffel Tower (1) and the Arc de Triomphe, walking down Champs Élysées (3) and along the Seine (5), visiting La Défense (4), Montmartre and Sacre Coeur (2). My Hotel… Read More A long weekend in Paris.
The Fondation Louis Vuitton at Bois de Boulogne – Frank Gehry’s newest masterpiece which just openend to the public 2 weeks ago (photo via)… and more Gehry: his retrospective at Centre Pompidou runs till January 2015. Also at Centre Pompidou: Jeff Koons retrospective from Nov 26th on! (photo via) Niki de Saint Phalle’s “Stravinski Fountain”… Read More Paris. Upcoming trip. Plans, ideas & inspiration.