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Travel Blogs from Paris
That night we went out to some bars that our Air bnb host suggested to us. All of the streets were draped in lights, the kind that we only put up for Christmas. It is so beautiful! We met more of the elusive nice-Parisians, and at the end of the night when we came back to the apartment, it was so weird to speak in English again! But it was so cool to be conscious of the fact that switching back to English was a challenge. Also, all French people are thrilled when ...
London to Paris
After hitting the sack around 11pm the night before due to doing battle with the $@#@#$% website of my International Travel Money Card (thanks Australia Post) I came out of my coma around 8am to find GG happily ferreting around – geez I hate morning people!
We enjoyed a breakfast at a local café – well I did – my headache went away after I skulled my flat white! I had a brief lie down during ...
... way to say goodbye to Paris!
Now I finally understood the song "I love Paris in the summer... I love Paris in the fall..." and I have to say I totally agreed with the song too! What a city! The kids love Paris. We love Paris. We will be back.
... summit of the Tower and the views
were absolutely spectacular. It gave you a great sense of how big Paris really
is and the city just spreads for miles. You can see many of the famous
landmarks and the Siene River is just below the Tower. We admired the views and
had many photos before finally descending in search of breakfast.
We decided to end our evening at the Effiel Tower that day as well.
After having dinner at a near by restaurant ...
... the adult only parts so much as I just noticed that it felt a bit more tired and a little grittier than the other places we’ve been. I kept my purse even tighter to me and braced for the worst tonight. Weplanned to take the Metro there and then a cab home so we wouldn’t be walking in any questionable areas. I made Bob lock his credit cards in the safe and I put my engagement ring in there and I didn’t carry a purse. Before we ...