Hotel La Rotonde
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... Tuileries and visit Musee d'Orsay in the afternoon.
The metro station is right nearby and Scott tells us that it is definitely the quickest, easiest way to get there and he is right of course. We exit at the Louvre and make our way up and out to see the worlds largest museum in all its glory. It actually takes your breath away at how beautiful it is. I am desperate for a proper coffee (no Nespresso machine remember) so we sit out in the ...
... was dressed so nice.
After the Arc, we walked more down Champs Elysees, which is this super long strip that has high-end fashion stores, car dealers, street performers, and a winter wonderland just in time for Christmas!
We continued walking to the east and stumbled upon some really cool shops and cafes. We stopped in for some ...
... a French "picnic," wine, cheese, ham, foie gras, bread and wine....and French pastries for dessert! Delicious! After kissing those precious babies goodbye...and of course their parents...we are back to the hotel.
its been a quick trip to Paris and so much more to see...so we will have to come back! We just figured out the subway system! We are off to Budapest tomorrow to continue the adventure.
... they wish. There was a shower of rain a few minutes earlier and cars are changing course, skidding and the whole process resembles those dodgem cars we all remember at the local regatta but on a huge scale. We learn later that car rental companies will not cover damage caused by trying to negotiate this area of road, so hit and miss is it.
Just down the road, in a quieter street, the bus comes to a stop for a couple of minutes. Out of our side of the bus we notice a ...
... and then up another hill, and then up another hill to see Sacre Couer. It was beautiful. We took pictures of the city below.
After walking down MANY steps, we hopped the metro to our hotel. The second ride was much better and arrived with no troubles.
As usual we are all exhausted and are ready for a good night's sleep.
The girls don't have WiFi so don't be surprised if you don't hear from them while we are in Paris. ...