Travel Blogs from Montreuil
... ensure we could take that perfect shot! Needless to say, it is probably one of our worse photos! Sore legs and tired eyes made the decision easy for us that one section of the Louvre was enough culture excitement in one day. A well earned sleep was in order before a big night in the Latin Quarter.
This area of Paris is definitely not to missed. The place is buzzing at night time and the restaurants are overflowing with people. Fondues appear on ...
Another full day and the kids did very well. They might actually be getting the knack of travelling. Of course, appeasing them with nutella crepes helps.
This morning we figured out the Paris Metro system and rode to the Eiffel Tower. Some is under construction (they are building a glass roof on the first level). We opted to take the stairs - this used to be free but now they charge: of course, still cheaper than ...
... never get to experience any art museums because of the kids. Instead of pouting, I promised myself we would come back another time. We still have to go to Versailles when the weather is warm, anyway.
We headed to Notre Dame, praying the line was shorter. Even if it wasn't we were determined to get inside today. We were in luck, everyone must have been at the Louvre. Here's a little interesting info about the most famous cathedral in the world:
... proved essential - no other way to do it!!
For those of you that missed our Olymnpic experience photos...have a look here http://blog.travelpod.com/travel-blog-e ntries/buckgw/5/1344979696/tpod.htrml
Thanks again A&V
During the week we ventured down into the Loire Valley area. Main place I wanted to see was a Leonardo da Vince Museum at Amboise. Sandy did her research and decided that the ...
... area – we were following the instructions that say ‘see chapel last’.
The park was very nice and gave me a better overview of the total town, you can see everything from the very high viewpoint. Some of the older building remains date back many hundreds of years.
We then entered the Chapel – WOW. Without ...
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed