french museums

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Louis Vuitton Foundation, November 2021

Louis Vuitton Foundation, November 2021

First of all I was not expecting a Frank Gehry–designed building! My jaw dropped! I was saying to myslef oh this one resembles somehow the Walt Disney Concert Hall which I saw in summer of 2019 in Los Angeles. And bingo! This ship-like building of the Fondation Louis Vuitton opened to the public in October 2014. Its aspect is characterized…
Musée D’Orsay, November 2021

Musée D’Orsay, November 2021

So the last time I was in D'Orsay Museum, it was March 2014 and we were not allowed to take photos. Apparently this has changed in 2015 and taking photos was OK! I was of course thrilled! Back then I had liked the museum a lot but as I could not make any pics I felt like I forgot everything…
Centre Pompidou, November 2021

Centre Pompidou, November 2021

So, although visiting Paris three times before, only in 4. time I was able to visit the Centre Pompidou. It has a great art museum and it was my first time there! The Centre Pompidou collection has 120k pieces, the largest in Europe! We made the so called #PompidouVIP (for Very Important Pieces) tour where we saw the works by the most iconic…
Corona zamanlarında Paris

Corona zamanlarında Paris

Yedi senenin ardından tekrar bir Paris gezisi yapma fırsatı buldum. Biraz son dakika kararıyla, çok planlamadan. Fransa, 12 yaş üstü %87 aşılama oranıyla ve 19k yeni enfeksiyon oranıyla birçok Avrupa ülkesine göre daha iyi bir durumda. Ayrıca hem PCR hem de Antijen Test 72 saat geçerli.Ben bu sefer Gar de l'Est'e geldim. Münih'ten Paris'e uzayan hızlı tren hattı var. Stuttgart,…
Louvre Museum, March 2014

Louvre Museum, March 2014

Louvre is a huge museum. You can really spend your whole day there and you won't be done. After a while you see so many magical pieces that you generate some kind of resistance in a way that you are not easily impressed. It is a bit of an overwhelming experience. If you visit the museum without any prior-research or…