Archive for March, 2013

Exploring the Madrid Milieu

Tuesday, March 19th, 2013

Madrid Milieu, travel FranceMilieu is a term used for environment in French. Madrid has a vast culture and a great history behind it. The city provides a good amount entertainment to its visitors. Here you can find many different good hotels and great food. The cuisine of Madrid is pretty much inspired by Spanish cuisine and you can also find international cuisines in various restaurants.

The city has beautiful monuments and they are worth visiting. If you are a historic freak then the city offers you numerous museums to visit. You could enjoy visiting them and have a good time in history. The night culture of Madrid is also famous as you can go clubbing or partying anywhere in town. There are many places known for its scenic beauty in and around Madrid. If you are a football crazy person then Madrid is the place meant for you. The city’s love for its club Real Madrid is overwhelming. Visiting the stadium to watch a match will be priceless for you. So go ahead and explore the Milieu of Madrid.

Visit the historical underground sewers of Paris

Sunday, March 10th, 2013

Travel Paris, EuropeParis is a hot tourist destination with places like Eiffel Tower or Louvre as the major tourist attractions. But, the rich history of the city lie at the most fascinating underground destinations. The Sewers or popularly known as Musee des Egouts’ is one such amazing place full of mesmerizing scenarios that will take your heart away. You will feel as if you are strolling along the city and only difference is that you are underground.

All the sewers have been marked with the street or lane name which is just above making the place an underground counterpart. The Sewer Museum was built during the time of Napolean as a part of political and cultural revolution. The Les Miserables hero, Jean Valjean’s painting is also there who escaped through the tunnels once. You can tour the sewer canals and have a look at the various early techniques of managing sewer used in the past. The historical sewers keep inspiring new ideas for better sewer systems.