Tagged with Louvre

Villa Cavrois – an architectural manifest.

Villa Cavrois – an architectural manifest.

On a weekend in September we had planned a weekend with the girls – actually the woman in the family – in Lille, the North of France. Like me, some of us had already visited Lille on previous occasions. Question was, what would we visit this time, besides the planned shopping afternoon en dinner evening? … Lees verder

Borghese gallery, not to be missed!

Borghese gallery, not to be missed!

Since we would drive to Tuscany in the afternoon we only planned Galleria Borghese for this day. From the Vatican you can take bus 490 ( Ottaviano stop) and get of the bus at via Viale del Museo Borghese, directly to the entrance of galleria Borghese. Or you can get a tram at Ottaviano (nr … Lees verder

Lille, pearl of the North

Lille, pearl of the North

For more posts on Lille: “Louvre Lens, should you go?“, “Villa Cavrois – an architectural manifest.” and “La piscine – what a beautiful museum!” Who would have thought that this city that brings to mind a dreary drab grey industrial place, would charm us so much? I don’t exactly know where the perception comes from because … Lees verder

Louvre Lens, should you go?

Louvre Lens, should you go?

For more posts on Lille: “Lille, pearl of the North“, “Villa Cavrois–an architectural manifest.” and “La piscine – what a beautiful museum!“ What to do with a long weekend, when you did not book any citytrips abroad? Look for places worth visiting close to home! Brugge is close to the French Northern border, and we … Lees verder