Hotel Les Pleiades
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... see!?!? Well, to really see everything in Paris i think you
would need a couple of months. Places like the louvre would take days even
weeks to get through but it does make art interesting. We hired little Nintendo
DS consoles to give us a guided tour through the famous museum and getting all
the little back stories really adds to the experience but i still don’t get why
the Mona Lisa is as famous as it is!!
The Arc ...
... owned by Copabella Sport horses and originally
imported by Vicki Roycroft). So good to see an Aussie owned stallion getting a
look in at an international auction.
On the general day to day stable life I was left on my own
for 4 days as Bapstiste, Edouard and their grooms Manu and Clara went to a show
in Normandy. Having to muck out and do everything alone gives you a real
appreciation of the hard work that goes on at these places ...
... with Edouard and Baptiste(who came back for a few days between weekends). I’ve had no disasters....yet. I’m very glad to be able to get this sort of opportunity so I’ll be trying very hard not to!!
I also was able to take a couple of them to another stable to jump in a different environment and boy, are there some careful ones. A nice problem if you ask me!!
One of the horses, Tetiahora a 6 year ...
... 251;lée. Yummy! The food through out Europe is ridiculously expensive. French onion soup is 9 Euros, which is about $13 Canadian. The hardest part of eating is finding something good and affordable. Paris is a beautiful city and all the people walking hand in hand makes me miss doing the same at home. I love seeing everything with my mom, but a romantic park and your mother don't really go together. We are both missing our men back home and can't wait to hug and kiss ...
... who had flown in from Hong Kong for Sylvie's brother's wedding. Sylvie is from Paris and lived there until six years ago, so we got to have her take us around Paris for the afternoon. Had a great time catching up with them! Also, if you are from Hong Kong, you should check out Damo's new business: privatesales.hk ;-) Paris is such a great city: beautiful sights, amazing little patisseries full of goodies (Liss I tried Laduree macarons - amazing!), nutella crepes on ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center