Travel Blogs from Meaux
... The bishop's palace makes a stunning background to this garden.
We then walked around the old ramparts which have been here since Roman times, and then to the bridge that crossed over the river Seine.
We had a magnificent traditional French lunch at L'Ardoise restaurant, opposite the cathedral before heading back to Ingrid's to relax for ...
... but we expected that and we passed though boarder control without incident. As we made our was through the 1000's of duty free bottles ( alcohol and perfume) we heard the early larding call for our flight ... our gate was pretty close so we arrived and were immediately directed to the early boarding waiting area .. We waited less than 2 mins before we boarded... All the way up the back second last row .... The plane took about ...
... also included a replica of Marie Antoinette's cell during her stay there. On top of that, they had a room which displayed all 2000 + names of those who were executed during the very short period following the Kings death.
After taking in all that we could, we left and headed for our third stop of the day, the louvre. The building itself, which used to be the royal palace, is massive and wraps around quite the vicinity. The pyramid in the centre was ...
... showers and then a farewell to cliff who arrived to collect our gear and checkout how the trip had been He certainly runs a top business A wander up to town to organise train tickets for tomorrow and then a well deserved beer or 2 before returning for a SPLENDID meal at the hotel - wow the French certainly know their food This was an amazing trip met all my expectations and more Very sad it is ...
... the sun among the stars, and it's true. It was amazing! Seeing the cathedral as it stands, makes it difficult to imagine that it was originally painted in many colors. It's so beautiful in grey. I wonder if the addition of color would have been a distraction from the wonderful craftsmanship and carvings... Chris was only wearing a t-shirt and jeans and Parker couldn't believe he wasn't cold but I told him he was my "little heater" and Chris smiled. Just before ...
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