Mercure Paris Porte de Versailles Expo
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... Seeing everything from Mesopotamian, Egyptian, French, Italian and Flemish works. Found myself in the tapestry gallery which was fascinating.
By this time I realised that the main thoroughfares were becoming more and more congested. The sun shining through the pyramids and throngs of people quickly heated the place up. But the place is HUGE. I think I only touched the surface of what was on display but you get ...
... actual site. There is a large two storey circular building containing an extremely life like diorama with 360 degree views off the battle painted by war historians, and the sounds of the horses and fighting are very real. Outside in the actual battlefield there is a large mound with 266 stairs to the top where there is a memorial. From there it is easy to understand where the English, French and Prussian troops were located and how the battle panned out. The nearby ...
France is a pretty soft-landing for a middle-aged woman. There is a cushioning of silk scarves pearls and novels. I am just glad that I am taking my own son instead of chaperoning a group like the group of mainly girl EF exchange students in front of me in the line. I love my job but sometimes it is great to get out of teenage girl world for a while. I still hear Talking Heads 'Heaven' in my earphones as we make our way to ...
... seen does not equal what we pay in Perth. We wandered along checking out what was bring sold and then after stopping for coffee we headed back onto the train
We headed towards Hotel De Ville to start our next walk and had some interesting experiences, first at the transit stop there were a group of homeless men playing what looked like a variation of bowls on the platform using the plastic top of a kinder surprise they then slid ...
... about and considering the price we were really unimpressed. Ron decided that he wasn't going to bother and returned to get a refund but as we paid online they would not give us our money only someone's email address. Definitely could not recommend Bateaux Parisienne to anyone will be interesting to see the response to my email which is almost this word for word.(updated after many emails we eventually received a response saying that as there had been no other complaints on the ...
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