I'm a Canadian girl from Vancouver who studied in Paris in 2011-2012. I did a lot of travelling in France and in Europe generally. These are my photos, my observations, and my stories.

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Je suis canadienne de Vancouver qui a étudié à Paris en 2011-2012. J'avais beaucoup voyagé en France et en Europe ; voici mes photos, mes remarques et mes histoires.

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Check the "Index of City Tags" page to browse my posts by city/country.

Regardez la page « Index of City Tags » si vous voulez trier mes postes par ville / pays d'origine.

June 13th
15:51
Locks on the Friedrichstraße Bridge over the Spree River in Berlin, Germany.
I suspect that they’re trying to replicate the Pont des Arts in Paris…
(Photos taken by me, 14 May 2012.)

Locks on the Friedrichstraße Bridge over the Spree River in Berlin, Germany.

I suspect that they’re trying to replicate the Pont des Arts in Paris…

(Photos taken by me, 14 May 2012.)

07:49
Berliner Dom (Berlin Cathedral) in Berlin, Germany.
(Photo taken by me, 14 May 2012.)

Berliner Dom (Berlin Cathedral) in Berlin, Germany.

(Photo taken by me, 14 May 2012.)

June 11th
07:58
Defaced stop sign in Berlin-Mitte, Germany.
The addition of the umlaut (the two dots above the letter ‘O’) changes the pronunciation of the word from “Stop” to something resembling “Stoop”.
As far as I know, “stöp” isn’t a word in German, so it’s just a funny pronunciation.
(Photo taken by me, 17 May 2012.)

Defaced stop sign in Berlin-Mitte, Germany.

The addition of the umlaut (the two dots above the letter ‘O’) changes the pronunciation of the word from “Stop” to something resembling “Stoop”.

As far as I know, “stöp” isn’t a word in German, so it’s just a funny pronunciation.

(Photo taken by me, 17 May 2012.)

June 10th
15:56
View over the Spree River from the East Side Gallery in Berlin, Germany.
(Photo taken by me, 17 May 2012.)

View over the Spree River from the East Side Gallery in Berlin, Germany.

(Photo taken by me, 17 May 2012.)

07:53
Oberbaumbrücke (Oberbaum Bridge) in Berlin, Germany.
(Photo taken by me, 17 May 2012.)

Oberbaumbrücke (Oberbaum Bridge) in Berlin, Germany.

(Photo taken by me, 17 May 2012.)

June 9th
07:59
Street Art in Berlin-Kreuzberg, Germany.
(Photo taken by me, 17 May 2012.)

Street Art in Berlin-Kreuzberg, Germany.

(Photo taken by me, 17 May 2012.)

June 7th
15:56
Street Art in the district of Kreuzberg in Berlin, Germany.
(Photo taken by me, 17 May 2012.)

Street Art in the district of Kreuzberg in Berlin, Germany.

(Photo taken by me, 17 May 2012.)

June 6th
16:01
Street Art near the East Side Gallery in Berlin, Germany.
"Berlin is poor, but sexy."
(Photo taken by me, 17 May 2012.)

Street Art near the East Side Gallery in Berlin, Germany.

"Berlin is poor, but sexy."

(Photo taken by me, 17 May 2012.)

07:44
Graffiti in Berlin-Kreuzberg, Germany.
(Photo taken by me, 17 May 2012.)

Graffiti in Berlin-Kreuzberg, Germany.

(Photo taken by me, 17 May 2012.)

June 3rd
07:59
British Museum in London, UK.
Photo taken by me, 4 November 2011.

British Museum in London, UK.

Photo taken by me, 4 November 2011.

June 2nd
07:52
My friend Melissa in the Musée des Beaux-Arts (Museum of Fine Arts) in Rouen, France.
Photo taken by me, 12 November 2011.

My friend Melissa in the Musée des Beaux-Arts (Museum of Fine Arts) in Rouen, France.

Photo taken by me, 12 November 2011.

June 1st
15:56
British Museum in London, UK.
Photo taken by me, 4 November 2011.

British Museum in London, UK.

Photo taken by me, 4 November 2011.