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Travel Blogs from Amiens
... the spot where the Prince of Orange (heir of the throne) was wounded. There are 226 steps up to the top and the Lion weighs 28 tons. This war and mostly the outcome brought in a long period of peace in Europe.
... and 25,000 Alies)
We then went to see where Australians fought in the WWI in Villers-Brettaneux. I saw that they are flying the Australian flag there. Strange to see this in another country. We could not find the Australian Memorial because they closed the road. We had to go and ask at the Australian school in ...
... The days of rolling out of bed 15 minutes before my class and putting on sweats are over if I plan on fitting in and "doing and the French do". With many of the girls dressed in high heels, blazers and hair and make up nicely done.
There are also many small things done differently here. For example barely any women here will wear shorts, regardless of how hot it is, it is skirts or pants always. Also practically everything is closed on Sundays along with extra ...
... Brazil, Morocco, Gabon, Tunisia and Korea.) I spend most days going downtown with a group and exploring. With a very active night life, there are always people in the downtown square, no matter what time of day... or night.
Some highlights of the week;
- Visiting the Cathedral
- Seeing the Cathedral Light Show at night
- Seeing the downtown markets
- Seeing parts of the Medieval Festival
- Experiencing the... interesting cafeteria ...
... of one way streets which just didn't work well for John. he stumbled apron Carol and Richard's hotel ( with a little help from the middle row) and we bid farewell (and super excited that we finally have friends in Sydney)
John set out for his final challenge... finding our hotel... David and he came up with a number of plans to correct the obviously (lol) incorrect navman which was showing our hotel as 60m away before those in the middle row ...
Other places to stay in Amiens
21-23 rue Flatters, Amiens | 3 star hotelfrom $117
10 Blvd d'Alsace Lorraine, Amiens | 2 star hotelfrom $105
4 rue du Marechal de Lattre de Tassigny, Amiens | Hotelfrom $66
Zac St Ladre, rue le Greco, Amiens | 3 star hotelfrom $67
2 Rue de Noyon, Amiens | 2 star hotelfrom $92
17-19 Place au Feurre, Amiens | 3 star hotelfrom $120
17, rue Porion, Amiens | Hotelfrom $95
2 rue de l'Oratoire, Amiens | Hotelfrom $55
42 rue de Noyon, Amiens | Hotelfrom $84
1 bis Rue Lamartine, Amiens | Hotelfrom $73
17 Rue Alexandre Fatton, Amiens | Hotelfrom $55
15 Rue Alexandre Fatton, Amiens | Hotelfrom $59
18 rue de la Morliere, Amiens | Hotelfrom $80
24 rue des Otages, Amiens | Hotelfrom $74