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Exploring Paris

Exploring Paris
For 12 hours, my friend and I jumped on and off the Metro exploring the different parts of Paris, finding a new photo op at every corner. We came across the Pompidou Centre (map), which is a fascinating building right in the heart of Paris sticking out among other heritage buildings. The colourful Pompidou Centre was built to reflect the modern and contemporary spirit of the 20th Century. This unique apartment building is located just a block away from the Pompidou Centre on the corner of Rue du...
May 7th, 2010 | Katrina Verweel | Read More | Comments: 2
Filed under: Art, culture, exploring, featuredphoto, modernist architecture

Hollywood is right here in Vancouver (and other tours)

Vancouver has become known as “Hollywood North” because of the hundreds of movies and TV shows being filmed here.  You can check out some of the well-known sites around town on the X-tour.  They’ll show you places made famous by cameras in their one to three hour Hollywood in Vancouver tour to filming locations. Hop-on-Hop-off with the Vancouver Trolly Company You can see all over town with this tour, everything from Gastown, Chinatown, Stanley Park and other sites.  They pick...
May 23rd, 2009 | thevancouverguide | Read More | Comments: 0
Filed under: adventure, Attractions, boats, carriages, cruises, exploring, Family Friendly, Outdoors & Recreation, planes, sighsteeing, Tours