Travel Blogs from Paris
... at life through rose coloured glasses’. I found that seems to be true of Paris, where the light seems to have a distinctive rosy veil effect at sunset.
I left the islands and strolled up the hill on the left bank (my legs found this very tiring after being on my feet all day) to the Luxembourg Gardens. I’ve noticed that while Paris parks have regular park benches, they also have lots of individual seating that can be moved around and grouped together ...
... display. I think I got some good shots & video as well, (if I ever get time to download them).
At the end of the cruise we are taken to Trocadero Square for the best views of the Eiffel Tower at night, with its night-time lights reflecting in a large lake down from Trocadero.
Not finished, we are now driven down the Champs Élysees boulevard at almost midnight on a Saturday night with all the lights, colour, traffic & energy Paris can ...
... comfy bed, lovely hosts. What more could you ask for.
Thank you London, we loved it, and will be back.
On London, a few points,
1. The people couldn't be nicer, very helpful
2. The tube and bus system absolutely **** all over anything we have at home.
3. There is literally a pub on every corner. And most are called the Red Lion. And they are all dark and dingy.
4. The local beer is both warm, and flat
5. It truly is a most magnificent, spectacular ...
... which is the Disney village. We arrived around 1845. Today we will be spending a night at the Magic Circus Hotel, which is a close distance to the Disneyland Paris. The hotel looks very unique with a circus-themed design to it. Rooms are also designed such that it has tent similar to those in the circus and the wardrobe doors, floors are decorated. This hotel has an arcade at the lobby but it seems that nobody ...
... Guess everything caught up to us so we needed to rest! We restarted our day again by going to a great little café near the Siene. Had a light snack and the salads were sooo good. I love how you can take all the time you want lounging at the cafes but still trying to figure out how to ask for our check without appearing rude.... Tonight we went to cooking school. Chef Eric took all 11 of us to the market. It ...