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... phones and camera. Versailles is a place of wonder and then some more. You can google pictures but I think you really need to stand in it to appreciate what it was in its day and to feel a little of the history. I am in awe to think we walked where a number of Louises and Marie Antoinette walked. The splendour is in the space, in the gold and ornate trims, in the richness of fabrics and furniture, in the colours and patterns, in its luminosity. It's a great big tapestry of history. ...
... Delacroix, and several sculptures by Michaelangelo.
We then walked from the Louvre to the final monument we needed to see before leaving, the Champs D'Elysee. From seeing this place when I would watch the Tour de France with my dad, and hearing about it this year in my Visual Arts/Architecture class, I was in awe at how cool this spot was. The streets were completely symmetrical going away from the Arc de Triomphe. Unfortunately there was a military procedure happening with ...
... railway station - creating an impressive venue for a museum.
After leaving the Orsay we felt like we needed a little break before going on to our next museum. We walked across the Pond De La Concorde bridge past the Orangerie Museum to a nice park with a pond in the center called Jardin Des Tuileries. We got a snack at a refreshment stand, grabbed a couple of chairs and hung out near ...
... but we found ourselves in Paris for Fete de la Federation (Bastille Day to us Americans), and had to join the other 500,000 people to see the fireworks at the Eiffel Tower. While the kids were up until nearly 1am and we had to fight the huge crowds on the metro ride home, I knew it was worth it when in the middle of the show Abby whispered in my ear, 'I'm definitely going to have to come back for ...
... very long wonderful day. I think it was 7.30 when we arrived back and had to climb the 180 or so steps up into our secret entrance. Today we set out to venture around Montmartre and to visit Sacre-Coeur.We were very keen to look at the Montmartre Area after reading so much about it and attending the Toulouse Lautrec exhibition in Canberra. Montmartre's slinking streets,lined with crooked ivy clad buildings,retain a fairy tale charm,despite the ...
Other places to stay in Paris
Bastille, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $188
- Very impressed
- Just ok
- Fabulous stay
Opéra, Paris | 3 star hotelfrom $421
- Among the best location in Paris
- Wonderful Stay at IC Grand Paris
- Good Base to See Paris
14 Rue du Theatre , Paris | 3 star hotelfrom $165
Montparnasse, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $137
- Just Fine
- Nice, clean, new, decent location
- Loved This Place
Eiffel Tower/Trocadero/Invalides, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $287
- Another great stay at an International Hilton
- Great for Families
- Loved it!
Batignolles-Monceau, Paris | 5 star hotelfrom $203
- Never ever going back
- Yes we would go back there
- Paris getting it right
Louvre, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $420
- Agree with the mediocre assessment
- Wonderful Location!!!
- Location! Location! Location!
Bastille, Paris | 3 star hotelfrom $156
Pigalle, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $317
- Great Location in a wonderful city
- Good and bad points
- Lovely hotel convenient to shopping
Bastille, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $209
Champs Elysee, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $362
- Really quite nice
- The nightmare Hilton
- New Hilton Great Inside
Luxembourg, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $66
- Lots of work to be done
- Lovely Springtime in Paris
- Sooooo under rated!
Parc Monceau, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $186
- Surely the Best Hotel View in Paris?
- Terrible Service spoiled a good location
- A disappointing stay
Eiffel Tower/Trocadero/Invalides, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $207
- Cant beat this top hotel
- Great Location and service!
- Just OK
Montparnasse, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $207
- Good hotel
- Great Location and Close to the Metro Line: Average for a 4 Star
- Ok hotel
Champs Elysee, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $238
- Good Location
- Ask for a room facing the street
- Not a 4 star hotel
Eiffel Tower/Trocadero/Invalides, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $204
- Good Times in Paris
- Very nice
- Very nice
Observatoire, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $170
- Okay, but not great
- Decent 4*
Bastille, Paris | 3 star hotelfrom $133
Bastille, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $177
- Other Guests Noisy, Family Got No Sleep
- Lovely hotel
- Small,but clean and friendly
Louvre/Opera, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $263
- Noisy, stuffy.Avoid
- Good Hotel and Excellent Location
- Not even close to 4 star
Bastille, Paris | 3 star hotelfrom $207
- Nice place
- Good location
- A taste of France
Georges Pompidou, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $174
Gare du Nord, Paris | 3 star hotelfrom $156
Pigalle, Paris | 5 star hotelfrom $390
- Enjoyed the stay
- Decent Hotel, Great Location
- Not a 5 Star hotel!!!
Entrepôt, Paris | 3 star hotelfrom $159