Mercure Versailles Chateau
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Pets allowed
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... the foreign number plates and working out their country of origin and the ever faithful car bingo.
The trip to Versailles took just over an hour, which was not too bad. If we took public transport it would have taken at least that long or possibly longer anyway. Versailles is a lovely town with wide streets and plenty of parking to cater for the 1000’s of tourists they get each day.
We again pre-purchased tickets online and as such we were ...
... for us. After a little more exploring, it was time to hit the trains and go to Versailles.
We arrived at our hotel in Versailles without much hassle. It was starting to get dark, so we decided to walk around town and grab some dinner. The city itself is remarkable. There was so much history in the architecture. We strolled down many of the ...
... even huger gardens (most people just visit the palace) but our guide left the palace till last and took us to the outer gardens. First we stopped at a market and picked up supplies for a picnic lunch. We grabbed wine, baguette, hummus, tabouli, sundried tomatos and a punnet of strawberries. It was really cool to hear about all the escapes (or excapes as our Yankee guide insisted on ...
Only 15 minutes late on returning the golf cart, so another 8E on top of the 32E for the first hour (totally overpriced) but it was fun none the less. The best way to spend the last hour on the grounds before it closes is to play hide and seek with MD in the hedges...we had a blast!
On the way out, the workers tried to tell Heather that there was no bathroom for her to use that they were already closed; boy did they regret ...
... past them, then I could make my turn. After about 40 minutes for what was supposed to be a 25 minute bike I found a bike station and started walking to the catacombs. Of course on the one day I didn't pack the rain jacket in my day pack it starts pouring while walking to catacombs. I find the entrance easily by the HUGE line already waiting at 9:45. It doesn't open until 10. The line wraps clear around the block, I go get in my space at the back and wait. This must honestly be ...