France

VIDEO: Paragliding in La RĂ©union

Cruising through the air with a wing on a string, it’s something I have always wanted to do. I finally did it on RĂ©union island!  And I took…

Sea turtle popping its head up

I was a bit annoyed with myself at first for deciding to drag my 200mm lens on board of a very wobbly catamaran along the coast…

A different kind of waterfall

This road sign on the island of La RĂ©union, in the Indian Ocean, took me by surprise. ‘Pisse en l’air’ is French for, well, I’m sure you…

Inside a cabaret theatre in Paris

Come have a look inside the Folies Bergère, a Parisian cabaret theatre from 1869, with an impressive art dĂ©co entrance hall. Charlie Chaplin performed here, Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra,…

Bungee jumping off a French viaduct

The Normandy countryside is famous for its green and yellow hillsides and valleys, its cows and its farmland. That’s exactly what you’ll find in Ferrière-Harang: a…