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Travel Blogs from Barbizon
... br> horsepower!! One of the big things about this show is how many tradestands
there are... bigger than Equitana. An even better thing is that everyone has
their stuff on sale just to attract buyers. I think Kate spent all her spending
money on goodies for her horse Sailor!!
So, Paris was fantastic!! Kate and I stayed in Paris for 3
nights before she made her way home to Australia(sob). We were lucky because my
friend Marie(who ...
... is still
happy with me – phew!!
The big surprise of the day was when we did arrive my
girlfriend Kate was sitting ringside having flown in from Australia that
morning!! She is here for 2 weeks and we plan on doing a bit of sight- seeing together
including a couple of days in Paris checking out landmarks such as the Eiffel
tower and Arc de Triomphe. It’s much more exciting when you’ve got someone to
... for me for 3 months last year. Thanks Vicki, this is awesome!!
Baptiste , Edouard’s son, is in charge of the sales horses but at the moment he is with a team at the Valkensward GCT show for a couple of weekends so it was up to me to keep the sales horses ticking along until his return. So I’ve been churning through around seven a day which is as much as i can fit with the regime they like to keep the horses on. ...
... afternoon doing laundry and adapting to our new surroundings. We are getting quicker at figuring things out the more we travel and tend to say "I'm not sure, but we'll figure it out. We always do". So far the French people are nice and not as aggressive as we have heard. That being said we haven't been to downtown Paris yet. We had a free day on Friday and went to Disneyland. We were there 12 hours and rode rides and walked until we couldn't do either anymore. It was great! I ...
... Train travel is far superior to bus and plane travel, I think. But, sometimes the cheap, smelly bus is your best option. After finally making it to Paris, we met our lovely Air BnB host, Cinderella, at her little apartment we rented for the week. (If you don't know what Air BnB is, it's a website where people from all over the world rent out rooms, whole apartments, houses, boats even, for people to stay in. It's really cool. I hope they pay me for this ...
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- Free parking