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... there. All that is gone now but still, the narrow streets and cafes have a pull.
Following dinner at an Italian Restaurant (Forrest's choice and it was good!) we decided the twilight was perfect for a cruise on the Seine. And it was. We got to see the Eiffel Tower twinkle and the smaller statue of Liberty that the French have installed on a point in the Seine. Then it was back to Montparnasse for the dreaded packing.
Started the day early to miss the lines at Notre Dame. We went into the cathedral first and as expected it was huge and overwhelming. It is free to come inside but as the day goes on so many people want to go in that the line goes across the square in front, so we were pleased to miss the crowds. We then lined up to go up into the towers, which was covered by our Museum Pass, another very handy pre-purchase.
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... back), and took a second to enjoy the view. I made my way into the church and took in the mystical feeling of the place (you had to be silent as mass was in progress, so the echoing of the female singer was enchanting, to say the least). Finally we made our way back down the hill and back to the hostel for an early evening nap, the Eiffel Tower was next on our list for the evening. So after a nice nap we grabbed a quick pizza, a bottle of wine and headed ...
... this elderly woman close to the end of the street and thought "gee, that poor woman is stuck living here on this street with all this going on around her", and then I saw her blouse unzipped to her belly button, and her very ample bosom pushed up to her chin...not a pretty site! They were all shapes and sizes on that street, and certainly not what you'd call high class. These had to be the down and outers. I mean really, how many horny men with a granny ...
... we got off, I spotted the Madhatter's Spinning Teacups. Unfortunately Sarah Hershey and Caitlin get motion sickness, but they still went on and just didn't spin that much (unlike Sean, Arjan, Carissa, and I). After we got off Caitlin and Sarah Hershey wanted to go on the carousel, so they went on and Arjan decided to join them. So while they were enjoying that, the rest of us decided to do a little bit of window shopping. Once they were finished with their ride I spotted the Sword in ...
- Wheelchair accessibility
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- Pets allowed
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