Hotel Des Beaux Arts
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So the night before my birthday didn't end up to be the quiet night I thought it would be. I got a text from one of the Danish guys I had met 2 days previously. They had moved hostel, but were still in Montmartre, so I thought I would go and chill with them. As it was their last night in Paris, and we had met some Germans who had only just arrived, I persuaded them to go out for a drink. It did not turn out to be just one drink, and we well and ...
Today, we took some more advantage of our Paris Passes - visiting the Musee de l'Armee, doing our O Chateau wine tasting and going up the top of the Montparnasse Tower! First, we hopped the metro to the Army Museum, which is inside the Hotel National des Invalides and nearby Napolean's Tomb. On the walk there, we caught a car show in the park that was full of classic cars getting ready for some sort of car rally. Of course, Jonathan had to stop and take some pictures! Finally, ...
... quite some time) all the artists hang out and paint/draw/create/drink/smoke in the square at the top of the hill near the cathedral/church. You can buy all that touristy stuff here, relax and have food & drink, get a caricature made, or maybe hope to pick up a nice piece from a 'local' artist. Again, wish I had more more time to explore this area...pressed for time.
On Saturday we went out for dinner in a local restaurant near the ...
... dinner for the entire group at the restaurant where we had had Afsy and Andrew's birthday dinner. Everyone was there, (except for Haley, who had yet another friend visiting her from the States). Even Katherine's boyfriend, KC, was with us, visiting Katherine for a couple of weeks. For some reason, I was the last to meet him; everyone else already knew him from some other night out. The ILCF ...
... up in the snow and not arriving on time.
I left my jacket on the train, in the hope somebody who needed it would get some use out of it and we made our way to the area where our flight would leave from. It was very busy and we spent the final hours, reading and playing cards in a variety of places killing time watching the world go by.
We arrived in Amsterdam knowing we had less than ...
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