Hotel Puvis De Chavannes

6 Rue Puris De Chavannes, Amiens, Picardy, 80000, France | Hotel
 

Travel Blogs from Amiens

Péronne and Arras

A travel blog entry by yake

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... All soldier artifacts ( uniforms, weapons, personal items, were placed in the floor. I thought this was a purposeful placement in that to take in this display we needed to bow our heads - like we do when we have a moment of silence. For lunch we ate warm baguette sandwiches. Everything closes Down here at noon - reopened at 1pm or beyond. Next stop was ...

La Somme

A travel blog entry by birdie36

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... line trenches only 100metres or so away from where the German trenches were and learnt about the life in the trenches and their systems. Every evening in the Somme we have returned to one of the towns and back to one of the beautiful and incredible churches for a concert. We have visited Amiens, villers ...

Villers-Bretonneux

A travel blog entry by d.emily.smith

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... Memorial in Villers-Bretonneux. Once again it was to be an informal ceremony, but the mayor was in attendance... The memorial is quite large and on a hill. The march was up this hill! But once again it was a moving experience. We were on Australian soil at this memorial and it is interesting how this can catch in your throat. We are far from home, tired and emotional!

There were other Aussies visiting the memorial as we played including a family from Canberra! Down the hill ...

The Roses of Picardie

A travel blog entry by d.emily.smith

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... and conducting, with Mr S showing what a bass trombone can do!

After that we has some free time to see the seaside! Still raining we went for a bit of a walk Mr S put his hand in the water ... It is actually the French side of the English Channel (la Manche). The kids even went for a swim and promised me it wasn't cold!! The cliffs look similar to those at Dover ... We spent the majority of the afternoon snoozing in the hall. The hospitality we have been shown is amazing, ...

Anzac Tour, back to Paris and onto London

A travel blog entry by steveandcarro

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... day on the tour started with a trip to the memorial to the 2nd Australian Division at Mount
St Quentin, outside Peronne. The original Monument showed a soldier pinning an eagle to the ground with his bayonet. This was dismantled by the Germans in the Second World War and replaced with the present memorial in 1971.

Our last stop on the tour was to the Museum of The Great War, in the Chateau in ...

Location

This hotel, located on 6 Rue Puris De Chavannes, Amiens, is near Cathedrale Notre-Dame d'Amiens, St-Leu, Maison de Jules Verne, and Musee de Picardie.
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