Travel Blogs from Paris, France

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Lots of churches and a little Pompidou conclusion, Paris, France travel blog

Lots of churches and a little Pompidou conclusion

A travel blog entry by tracystravels

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... staff, modern design and view to die for...and delicious food.  Our most spectacular dining experience to date in France.  Wandered back through the streets of Le Marais, enjoyed an expertly presented gelato cone and collapsed into bed before ...

Paris seems softer and more muted than Spain, Paris, France travel blog

Paris seems softer and more muted than Spain

A travel blog entry by astrix7

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... I needed some toiletries and teabags and stuff. But it was a nice little town to wander around and a lovely introduction to France The second day I took a 20 minute metro ride into the centre of Paris and along with a few hundred other tourists checked ...

Americans in Paris, Paris, France travel blog

Americans in Paris

A travel blog entry by chronometers

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... us had been to Paris, so we were really excited. Also, our niece, Jessica, had spent most of January in southern France and was due to be back in Paris for the flight home that weekend, so we expected to meet up with her. On Friday, we drove to Watou, ...

Cheri dans Parie, Paris, France travel blog

Cheri dans Parie

A travel blog entry by 2totango

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... labyrinth to our first metro stop.  After boarding, I felt the excitement rise.  I’m here, I’m actually in Paris!  After such disappointment of not getting here on the weekend, I was thrilled.  With butterflies in my ...

Paris, Paris, France travel blog

Paris

A travel blog entry by cullism

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Arc de Triomphe & a stroll to the Petite Palais, Paris, France travel blog

Arc de Triomphe & a stroll to the Petite Palais

A travel blog entry by astrix7

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... 1806 the first foundation stone was laid on the Triumphal Arch that Napoleon ordered to be built to honour his Grand Army of France that at the time had won battles all over Europe. Due to a number of setbacks, including Napoleons abdication and major ...

I was impressed by Mr. Eiffel's tower., Paris, France travel blog

I was impressed by Mr. Eiffel's tower.

A travel blog entry by astrix7

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... I am in awe of the men who built it in the first place, and those who have maintained it for the last 130 years.  Paris was the perfect city to build such a tower because it has such a flat topography and from on high the monuments and avenues stand ...

Paris - Day 2 - Eiffel Tower, Good Grub, & Cruise!, Paris, France travel blog

Paris - Day 2 - Eiffel Tower, Good Grub, & Cruise!

A travel blog entry by styrsky

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... ) Having my mom here is awesome. We were shocked to find out that in all her travels, this is her first trip to Paris! ... Our apartment fits us all perfectly, and its provided an excellent help for Janice and I as our batteries are drained at the end ...

Voila!, Paris, France travel blog

Voila!

A travel blog entry by tracystravels

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... and things just work out!  Our tour mate, Karla, also joined us for dinner at this great restaurant near the magnificent Paris Opera House.  Our evening ended with a quick taxi ride to the Trocadero to see the full moon next to the Eiffel Tower ...

paris pin, Paris, France travel blog

paris pin

A travel blog entry by elsewhere

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paris pin, Paris, France travel blog

paris pin

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Cara Lutetia, Paris, France travel blog

Cara Lutetia

A travel blog entry by sutiramisu

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... it.  Naturally we were drawn to the site and not just once.  It is officially the heart of the city. France's "Point Zero" is right out front marking the reference point for distances along roads commencing in Paris. During various visits we ...

A Little Wrench in Our Plans and Then to Versaille, Paris, France travel blog

A Little Wrench in Our Plans and Then to Versaille

A travel blog entry by jackie_n_james

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... at the train station we investigated a little further and found that our rail passes did work for the trains to the outer parts of Paris! So apparently on the first night we wasted 24 Euro on a train that we should have gotten for free. Someone at that ...

Louvre for Free? Try Again.....Catacombs Instead, Paris, France travel blog

Louvre for Free? Try Again.....Catacombs Instead

A travel blog entry by jackie_n_james

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... 'll probably be packed inside and very frustrating. So we left and would return the next day. We instead went to check out the Paris catacombs. When we got there another line was waiting for us, yaaaaaaaaa. We ended up waiting in this one for good because ...

I did it, I did it, I did the Louvre!!, Paris, France travel blog

I did it, I did it, I did the Louvre!!

A travel blog entry by astrix7

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It took me five and a half hours, but I did it. When i was at high school I hated sports, well to be honest I didn't like sports but I really hated Cross Country Running. At certain times of the year we were made to run what seemed like a marathon, ...

On a wet Sunday you go to the Mall, eh!, Paris, France travel blog

On a wet Sunday you go to the Mall, eh!

A travel blog entry by astrix7

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... metro trip just to see it. The second reason I wanted to go to the mall (which has 250 shops in it) was because In France the government only allows retailers to hold sales twice a year to quit seasonal stock, and the summer sales start this weekend. (It ...

A new breed of tourist? From ClubMed to graffiti, Paris, France travel blog

A new breed of tourist? From ClubMed to graffiti

A travel blog entry by happysheep

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... exotic. The new tourism of the 21st century will be urban tourism, the discovery, or the re-discovery of great cities, like Paris or Amsterdam or London." Placing a trendy, new 172-bed hotel in the 20th arrondissement of Paris - the poorest, the most ...

Of Bike Tours and Shopping, Paris, France travel blog

Of Bike Tours and Shopping

A travel blog entry by janice

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Megan: We went on a really wicked bike tour and had so much fun. Our guide, Toby, was really cool and I was his official assistant guide. First we went down to the river and saw Notre Dame. We had some ice cream ... it was SO good; Mine tasted ...

Using your travel to your advantage for extra cash, Paris, France travel blog

Using your travel to your advantage for extra cash

A travel blog entry by happysheep

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One of the advantages of being away from home when traveling is that you can sometimes qualify for things you wouldn't get back home. For example in Asia, foreigners because of their pale complexion (and assumed wealth) travelers find they have an ...

Eating our way through France . . ., Chamonix, Provence, and Paris, France travel blog

Eating our way through France . . .

A travel blog entry by sharadnsusan

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... dinners prepared by our very hospitable and able hosts who spoke little English, but definitely knew the language of food. Paris, our final stop in France, was a delight on the senses. This city is nothing short of beautiful. It being our first time, ...

Paris, Paris, France travel blog

Paris

A travel blog entry by natandkat

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... rooms plastered with enormous pictures of the little man. One also has a enormous phallus that was 'erected' in honour of France conquering Austria somewhere along the line. After wandering through the great halls and rooms of the palace you make your ...

In Which We Arrive, Paris, France travel blog

In Which We Arrive

A travel blog entry by janice

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... on a plane for a long time. I bought a souvenir for my sister! We went to two museums. One was about the history of Paris and one was about dolls. I think Paris is a lot more than I thought it would be. There are so many different patterns with ...

Skating in Paris, Paris, France travel blog

Skating in Paris

A travel blog entry by lucinate

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... clouds thinking about skating and what I would eat from the boulangeries, when I was reminded about one of the many things Paris was famous for..........shit. I guess my relatively new boots had to be christened at some point. The last section of the ...

You can't do Paris without doing Versailles!, Paris, France travel blog

You can't do Paris without doing Versailles!

A travel blog entry by astrix7

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... to try and keep it manageable I had to cut 160 photos down to about 45. I am so pleased to have ended my visit to Paris with a visit to such a special place. It is definitely up there in the top 10 places in the world. Unfortunately that just means that ...

Happy Canada Day!...From France!, Paris, France travel blog

Happy Canada Day!...From France!

A travel blog entry by jackie_n_james

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... to an hour before the other hotel eventually emailed a confirmation number but they got us a room and we headed for the new place inside Paris. We managed our way through the subway system and finally got to the new hotel (which is just a short 5min walk) ...

Planes, Trains and Automobiles, Paris, France travel blog

Planes, Trains and Automobiles

A travel blog entry by jill_and_andy

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... is to never pass up an opportunity to let a local show you around. We were fortunate to have two such experiences in France and discovered that the country has much more to offer than the Eiffel Tower and overpriced crepes in Paris. As you may ...

So You Want to Rent a Car?, Paris, France travel blog

So You Want to Rent a Car?

A travel blog entry by janice

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... . My decision was to book the next three nights at the airport hotel where we were booked for our last night in France (the fourth night). This was not the most elegant solution, but probably the most convenient. Because I was becoming progressively ...

Bonjour, from Paris!, Paris, France travel blog

Bonjour, from Paris!

A travel blog entry by kangelo13

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... am also working as a freelance photographer part-time for a newspaper called le Figaro Etudiant and also working as a correspondent in France for EyePress, Asia's Photo-Press Agency. Life couldn't be better! We went to Normandy two weeks ago to visit ...

Have an Eiffel of Paris, Paris, France travel blog

Have an Eiffel of Paris

A travel blog entry by peteandmandy

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Our drive down to Paris went well, thanks to Tim, the GPS Steve had borrowed from his work. Mandy and I both fell asleep on the way down so Steve grabbed his camera and took some flattering photos of us. We decided we were going to stay just to the north ...

Tourist or travelers?, Paris, France travel blog

Tourist or travelers?

A travel blog entry by happysheep

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Travelblogs.com recently asked readers to define what is a tourist and what is a traveler. I guess it comes down to your own self-perception, but let's face it, who these days wants to say 'I am a tourist'? It has so many bad connotations. Traveler ...

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