Hotel Le Globe
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... Space world, Frontier land, Discovery land and Adventure land. We went on every roller coaster twice. My favourite was Space mountain mission 2. You were in a dark room with lighted up planets. You got shot around the room really fast and there were some really low sudden drops plus it goes upsidedown. We saw two shows, one was at 5:00, that had all the Disney characters walking through fantasy land and the other at 11:00 at ...
... narrow streets filled with artists and small cafés. Au Paris! This area is known as Montmartre. We walked where Renoir and Van Gogh had walked. Feeling artsy we stopped to ask the price of a small painting. Did you know that small pertains to size, it was a miniature! Just ask Pascal! Then we walked down the hill to the Metro and ended up in front of the Louvre. We strolled along the Seine to find our double decker tour ...
... because instead of walking up the hill through the town, we walked down. Our legs appreciated that! Our first stop was a small cafe, La Maison Rose, this was depicted in a painting by Utrillo.
We climbed the 300 steps to the top of Sacre Cœur for a magnificent view of the town below and Paris in the distance.
We sat on the ...
... all, these were
a great way to get around Paris and we used these bikes regularly during our 9
Our initiation to these bikes was on the afternoon of day two in Paris.
We hired the bikes just down from the Arc De Triomphe. A 30m warm up ride and a
right hand turn and Scott took us straight down the cobbled roads of the Champs
Elysees. We thought this quite fitting as not only would the 2013 TDF be
finishing down the straights ...
... Lourve done and out of the way. It is actually one of Lauren's favorites places, which I now understand why.
We tried searching for the less crowded side entrance but were unsuccessful so we hopped in the quick moving lines outside the iconic glass pyramids. Once inside we each got in a different lines to buy tickets. The first to buy bought two and moved on to the entrance. We had downloaded a audio guide from Rick Steves that took ...