Humans tend to become difficult when cloudy. Architecture seems to make sense.
You read the name of the city and have already visualized the Eiffel Tower. However, Paris possesses a different kind of urban beauty; even in its infamous (and not so visually attractive) architectural accomplishments, reaching for the skies way below the tip of the legendary tower.
But a city will reveal itself only when you let yourself get lost in it.
Original photo essay: http://urbanphotomag.wordpress.com/2012/09/07/city-focus-paris-by-tone-bringsdal/