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Travel – a Smartguy in Paris Part 2

May 13, 2016
Morne Steyn in Paris

Paris is always a good idea • Audrey Hepburn Day 5 – Friday Tour Eiffel. The 4th day in Paris was to be spent exploring one of the most iconic structures in France (and the world!). An object of discord, desire and fascination, the Eiffel Tower never fails to impress. The Eiffel TowerThe Eiffel Tower was built by Gustave Eiffel for the 1889 Exposition Universelle (The World’s Fair), which was to celebrate the 100th year anniversary of the French Revolution. Its construction in 2 years, 2 months and 5 days was a veritable technical and architectural achievement. “Utopia achieved”, a symbol…

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Travel – A Smartguy in Paris Part 1

May 10, 2016

Aah, Paris. The cosmopolitan capital of France, has inspired poets and artists for centuries, with its iconic art and architecture, cafe culture and air of romance. The stunning city of lights is a big place so when you rock up in Paris, it’s always good to have a little help from the locals. Especially when the locals happen to be your best mates from South Africa! When Smartguy Lee and his beautiful wife Cherie, were invited by his high school mate Morne Steyn, Springbok Fly-half, and his charming family to visit them in Paris France, he knew it was an…

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