Château de Vaux le Vicomte – a masterpiece that cost a life in the prison

Château de Vaux le Vicomte

Although located close to Paris, most likely a few of you have heard about Château de Vaux le Vicomte. It was the residence of Nicolas Fouquet, the finance minister of the Sun King. The rise and fall of Nicolas was so rapid, that later Voltaire would write: “On 17 August, at six in the evening Fouquet was the King of […]

2 days in Paris

2 days in Paris (48 hours in Paris) itinerary

If you are going to Paris and have only two days to see the whole city, this itinerary is for you. The itinerary 2 days in Paris (48 hours in Paris) covers the landmarks, which are a must see. 2 days in Paris (48 hours in Paris) itinerary map Day 1 09:00 AM Metro station Hôtel de Ville – starting […]

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