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Travel Blogs from Évry
... and several marching bands - this is the first year that the parade has been held, so we aren't getting our hopes up.
The Champs-Élysées were filled with stalls of tasty holiday foods, warm drinks, and artisan crafts for the annual Marché de Noël. We wandered up one side of the boulevard and down the next, trying to avoid the temptation of spending too much money for a specialty item ...
... day. Paris is too big to be as personal as it is. It makes me a little uncomfortable. On the train leaving Paris for Switzerland - despite the strange sigh of relief I felt to be exiting out of the 'city of love', we left with a good impression of Paris. Friendly enough people, good shops and fashion, decent food, beautiful buildings, and the threat of pick-pockets seemingly mostly talk. It made me wonder how much of the rebellious side of a ...
... a few things, cooked dinner and realised that Antonio had read the wrong tour time for our cruise and illuminations of Paris so we raced down at top speed.......missed the bus by 20 mins but they gave is a voucher for tomorrow for the cruise and we went on the illuminations which started at 10pm. It was fantastic, saw Paris lit up and an extra special view of the Eiffel Tower. Got home after midnight - the kids were wrecked (us ...
... the walking tour because we were doing some much needed washing. Which probably needed to be clarified so no one thought we left all of ash’s poop stained clothes in the room for a whole day. We make it in time for the walking tour today and the tour is led by an energetic Italian woman who has taken on the French customs of not shaving your underarms. The tour route is the exact same path we went the day before. We went to Notre Dame again but it was a lot nicer when ...
... to produce our best skills. Gee did that bring back childhood memories for me.
Continued walking through the back Streets towards the Eiffel Tower seeing how many times we could see it inbetween buildings and trees along the way.
We have fond memories from our previous visits to this magnificent monument, especially New Years Eve 2010/2011 but still managed to take a truck load of photos keeping in mind this is Summer and our previous trip was in ...
Other places to stay in Évry
3 Rue de la Mare Neuve, Évry | 3 star hotelfrom $101
52 Boulevard des Coquibus, Évry | 3 star hotelfrom $103
1 Avenue du lac, Évry | 2 star hotelfrom $68
8 rue Du Bois Chaland Lisses, Évry | 2 star hotelfrom $75
Avenue des Parcs , Évry | Hotelfrom $198