Berlin, Germany

Like in a John le Carré’s novel, passengers are waiting for their flight in the Big Hall of the Tempelhof airport. Tempelhof airport was open in 1923 to become the first commercial airport in the world. It was closed in 2008. November 2006. Comme dans un roman de John le Carré, les passagers attendent leur…

Florence, Italy

The Uffizi gallery is one of the oldest and most famous art museums of Europe. It was open in 1765 and has not changed much since then. Visitors still walk along the Vasari Corridor to see the Botticelli paintings. May 2003. La galerie des Offices est un des plus anciens et plus célèbres musées d’art…

Kyoto, Japan

These two girls are walking up the hill to reach Temple Kiyomizu-dera in Kyoto. The temple was founded in 798, and its present buildings were constructed in 1633. In 2007, Kiyomizu-dera was one of 21 finalists for the New Seven Wonders of the World. However, it was not picked as one of the seven winning…

Ilorin, Nigeria

Ilorin used to be a major center of the slave trade. Slaves were taken from the Igbo lands to the east and sent to the USA, the West Indies and Brazil. The city is now a Muslim city where religious festivals are celebrated with great pomp. This young prince was proud to show the camel…

Toronto, Canada

Walking on the glass floor of the CN Tower is one of the main attractions in Toronto. The glass floor is 1,122 feet above the ground. Children have no problem walking or crawling on it while adults are more reluctant. August 2006. Marcher sur le plancher de verre de la Tour CN est une des…

Dieppe, France

These two boat owners seem to be lost among the dozens of boats in the Dieppe harbor. May 2014. Ces deux propriétaires de bateau semblent perdus parmi les douzaines de bateau du port de Dieppe. Mai 2014.

Liege, Belgium

The new Liege Guillemins railway station was designed by the architect Santiago Calatrava and officially opened in September 2009. Passengers are impressed by the majesty of the 160 metres long arch. June 2014. La nouvelle gare de Liège-Guillemins a été conçue par l’architecte Santiago Calatrava et officiellement inaugurée en septembre 2009. Les passagers sont impressionnés…