Hôtel Rhin Et Danube
Travel Blogs from Paris
... of hairdryer the Champs de Mars had, but this hotel has the worst hairdryer in the world. Can't wait to see what happens to my hair tomorrow!
I'm hungry, but I really don't feel like putting clothes back on and venturing out on my own at 9:00 on a Saturday in a slightly iffy neighborhood. I should get a bottle of water from reception though. I'll try to stay awake for another hour at least and then hope I can get some sleep. The reception area isn't exactly quiet.
... the tower as the only company we had was one homeless man looking for dropped spoils and the cleaning crew dutifully ridding the area of so much trash it would have made a third world country proud.
Feeling good about our morning we treated ourselves with another fine French invention of a crepe filled with nutella washed down with espresso.
Morning over we headed back to our hotel to get ready for the city bus tour and Eiffel Tower lunch that we had ...
... Louvre originally served as a fortress constructed by Phillippe-Auguste. Medieval remnants are still visible on the lower ground floor of Sully, which we were able to walk around. It was rebuilt in the mid-16th century as a royal residence in the Renaissance style (i.e.: lots of gold…). All of the paintings, sculptures, and artifacts on display in the Louvre Museum have been collected by subsequent French governments. Among them are works from all ...
Today was all about the trip up the Eiffel Tower. We travelled the Paris metro to our meeting point for the jump the queue Eiffel Tower tour, of course we get there 45 mins too early.... Across the road is the cafe le dome, so we go over and grab a coffee....well I did, the family decided to have a second breakfast of French crepes... We sat as the Parisians do, out the front of a cafe, sipping coffee (and eating crepes) ...
... made the sea go farther away. It would've been scary because the day before they had a celebration for the goddess of fire. I guess they didn't celebrate enough! We got to see a frozen dog. We went back to the bus and headed for mount Vesuvius! Mount Vesuvius exploded in 1944 and will explode in the next five hundred years. Even now it's still monitored very closely. Before the explosion the volcano had a top on it so it looked like a mountain. Pompeii is 10km ...
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