Michael Schuermann Travel Articles

 
Exploring the Real Jewish Quarter in Paris
Exploring the Real Jewish Quarter in Paris The area around the Rue des Rosiers has long been known as the “Jewish Quarter” of Paris. While this has always been partly true and partly misleading, the centre of Jewish cultural life in the capital is slowly shifting north.
Does Paris Really Deserve the Title of Cultural Capital of the World?
Does Paris Really Deserve the Title of Cultural Capital of the World? How did Paris manage to acquire this image as the global capital for the good life: for elegant dresses and discourse, artistic excellence and sophisticated tastes?