Travel Blogs from Paris
... hall of mirrors. Couldn't get over the huge crowds - way worse than the Lourve! The grounds of this place are simply amazing. Grabbed a ton of great photos. On return to Paris we ate lunch at a bistro next to the tour offices, then walked down to the Eiffel Tower park. Took some more photos from the ground of the tower and enjoyed the balmy 26 degrees - great temperature as not too hit ...
... amazing costumes, and finished up with even more extravagance! It was such an amazing show and well worth all those Euros! After the show we got some photos on the giant fan thing then started the walk down the street to the hostel, cos the metro was closed. The boys grabbed a pizza slice on the way and we made our way through what seemed to be a bit of a dodgy neighborhood before getting back to our area and heading to the hostel and going up to ...
... a very popular and famous shop and then we came back across the river via a bridge with a million padlocks on it. Not sure if I have mentioned it but it is a european thing for lovers and married couples to write their names on the locks and put it on the bridge to symbolise their for ever love. Yeah right in todays age! Vernon suggested one could make a lot of money cutting them off and selling the brass, such a romantic I am married to!
Enjoying the ...
... crowning Josephine) and of course Mona Lisa to name a few. The queue around the Mona Lisa was only three deep so we managed to get to the front and take photos easily. We then spend 3 hours wandering through only about a third of the gallery taking in Egyptian, Roman and Greek collections, sculpture exhibitions and exploring the Medieval Louvre which displays the architectural history and foundations of the ...
... to open. I felt safe, there was certainly no danger in such a tourist hot spot, but it was just interesting to see. We bypassed a number of restaurants, some of which didn't offer food until 6pm, some which smelt too smoky. We saw a kebab place across the road, and decided to go there. We sat upstairs in a dark room by ourselves. It looked , like a pretty dodgy place, but the owners were friendly so we decided to eat there anyway. The food was ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Verlaine Paris
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