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Travel Blogs from Paris
... traveling lifestyle is beginning to wear on me. It's been a tough and rewarding experience and I'm real glad to have done it. We now embark to London to hear our English language once again. Travels should be simpler now and I have high expectations for our last 10 days abroad. “If you are lucky enough to have lived in Paris as a young man, then wherever you go for the rest of your life, it stays with you, for Paris is a moveable feast.” Ernest ...
We woke early today as we wanted to visit the Arc de Triomphe and we had to be back at the hotel room by 12 as our friend (who lived in Paris) was meeting us then.
Geoff downloaded this great app that told us which lines to catch and where to change. We followed the directions but something didn't feel right. For some reason we were travelling north and we should have been travelling west. We got out and corrected our trip with only a small amount ...
After the plane trip and maybe 1 or 2 hours sleep, we arrived in Paris at 8:30 am. We then did a six hour walking self guided tour around downtown Paris; took a Seine river cruise tour; then a city bus tour ; and went up in the Eiffel Tower after dark. Wow, what a long ...
Catching the Eurostar to Paris is one of the many benefits of living in London. Within 2 hours you are in the heart of the most romantic city in the world. It is literally a blink of the eyes and you have arrived. Perfection! Besides the chaos that unfolded after hopping off the Eurostar onto the metro (a lot of French language - me not knowing a word and train failures) I was reunited with my gorgeous friend Penny in Paris. Our apartment was incredible! ...
After breakfast we took a long walk around the neighborhood where we are staying. We ended up having a beer on a patio and while we were there we saw someone walking down the street eating a baguette! So…after our beer we walked over to the bakery and bought a baguette and enjoyed it as we walked back to the hotel. What fun!
We have only been here a short time, but so far I find Paris to be magnificent.
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Kids activities or Babysitting
- Pets allowed