Posted by Madhu on August 17, 2012 in France, Paris, Travel | 120 Comments
An iconic (and rather controversial) merger of the old and the new, the classical and the ultra-modern!
Until next time…happy travels, no matter where life takes you!
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wonderful shot Madhu! This is indeed one of the best examples of old and new architecture merging. When we’d visited the Louvre my daughter 4 then had asked “why have they made this new building in this beautiful old palace?” . I guess she is a purist in taste 🙂
I am amazed at how astute children are today! Or is it that they don’t hesitate to speak their minds? Thank you for the comment 🙂
I think its the latter 🙂
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Terrific frame 🙂 and a great point!
Appreciate the compliment Paula! You can see i am trying to catch up with my enormous backlog 🙂
Yup, I can see that 😀
That’s an excellent architectural merge! Sometimes it works.
But only sometimes 🙂 Thanks Anette.
but in one way it suits perfect.
Thank you Docular! Nice to see you here 🙂
hats off for the frame!
this is the second time I am viewing this post!
Delighted and Flattered Nabadip 😀 Thank you so much.
Extremely different architectural strutures occupying the same space.
A great photo for the challenge.
Delighted you think that Isadora 🙂 Thank you!
A great shot and an apt response !
Thank you Deepa 🙂
Fantastic shot and great merge!
Oh thank you Patti 🙂
LOVE the juxtiposition!
Thank you Zoe 🙂
That is such a perfect shot for the theme! You know I’ve been playing “catchup” so I’ve see quite a few “merge” pics over the past couple of days…this one is definitely one of the very best…such a unique shot 🙂
Thank you so much Anne 🙂
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Madhu, thanks for your “like” on Free Spirit, I, too, enjoy the juxtaposition of cultures.
Thank you so much 😉
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