Ibis Chateau de Fontainebleau
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I wasn't expecting much from this hotel, but it managed to disappoint anyway. The rooms are tiny and the bathroom poorly cleaned. Please opt instead for one of the other Fontainebleau choices - this is best left to unlucky business travelers who are forced to stay here.
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Today we walk up the Montmartre which is an old big church. Many people were there. Then everybody wanted to draw a picture of us. Dad says this is the Artists quarter.
At night we went to the top of the Eiffel Tower. The view was very good but it was very late so we were a bit tired.
... top three highlights were:
- Salle du Bal (Ballroom) – 30m long ballroom dating from the mid-16th century where receptions and banquets were held. It walls were entirely covered in frescos and the wooden coffered ceiling was a work of art in itself
· Chambre de l’Impératrice (Empress’ Bedroom) with its ornately carved and gilded bed that was never used by Marie Antoinette, for whom it was made. ...
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We spotted another a church Eglise St Bonaventure with a gypsy near the door trying to scam money (or for the uninitiated kindly holding the door open so ...
... unless it works well for her, she doesn't take a bar of what i say. Eventually things got sorted out though. I was introduced to and talked to many french friends of the family. They all just commented on the rugby and how the french are going to lose. Apparently the French always say they are going to lose in most things. I was shocked to hear that every time. I think it ruins the reason for me wanting the ABs to win. They don't seem to be too worried about losing so ...
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