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 ...
We went to Disneyland today. When we got there Declan, Aiden and me clapped and cheered. Disneyland has got 5 lands. So we went to the Frontierland first which is the one I wanted to see. We did the Thunder Mountain ride first. This was an awesome ride and is my favorite. I liked how it went fast and went through some tunnels. At the end we got sprayed on with water.
Then we took a steamship ride around the big lake. The next land was called ...
... 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 ...
... cold evening and after the lights finished flashing we headed back to the metro to go back to our hotel. We are about 45 minutes away from the centre of Paris via the metro and by the time we got back it was late and we were exhausted. Our legs are always aching by the end of the day and we moan and groan until will get into bed. Thankfully we have Advil and Tiger Balm to ease our poor bodies. It also doesn't help that the beds we sleep on have springs that dig into ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center