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Travel Blogs from Paris
This is my apartment in Paris....its what to expect for student housing. I can't complain because it is so close to school.
Well we've now managed to settle in. After a great Saturday night sleep, Sandy woke at 5am and said "wonder what Paris is like at 5am?". I ignored her and next thing I knew it was 7am and Sandy said "...did I say something about Paris at 5am?" :-) We headed to the Jardin de Luxembourg that is always a favourite but it currently has a couple of WW1/2 exhibits that we wanted to see. First is a series of photos showing how nature has recaptured many of the ...
... you to be overrated, to not nearly live up to the hype and cliche that has been heaped upon you all these years. I could not have been further from the truth. You are beauty and light and all that is magical in the world. You are an excessive amount of dogs and their excrement, this is true.. but you are somehow elegant and exquisite even in the face of this adversity. You are literature and art and madness. I would willingly succumb to your every ...
... from bygone times. The golden facade of the palace's exterior and gates differentiate it from any other palace we've visited and make it stand out like a golden beacon amongst the green and yellow backdrop of the surrounding gardens. We could only imagine how beautiful the gardens would be in the summer with even more blooms and dancing fountains. After walking many many kilometres and with tired feet and grumbling stomachs we headed back ...
... off my food. A bag lady came and scavenged food from the table from amongst the birds. The girls whose table it was just watched, I don't even think they had finished eating. After lunch we continued on up the Champs Élysées to the Arc de Triumph. We found the underpass to the centre of the crazy roundabout and walked up the steps to the top. What an amazing view. You can clearly ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed