Travel Blogs from Paris
... where it is. We got in the cab and went around the block and then down to another area and then finally found it. And it was on the other side of the metro, we were a little angry but no longer cared at that point and just wanted to put our bags down. Once we paid and put our bags in the room we went downstairs to get the wifi and get in contact with our families and then catch up on social media. We then went back up to go to bed, while the other person in the room was sleeping, ...
Today I went on a Discovery Walks tour of the Latin Quarter. I am staying in this area, so I thought it would be cool to know a bit more about the history of the buildings and the people. I met the guide, Estelle, at the horse statue outside Notre Dame at 2.30pm. It was quite a big group today of around 14 people. I made friends with three lovely Dutch people, Tijs, Rainne and Jeffrey. Tijs has an internship in Paris and is living in Marais. Rianne and ...
... Kings Louis XIV, XV, and XVI. It is said to be the finest chateau in all of Europe, the one to visit if you only can visit one. To us, opulent, over-the-top, and self-indulgent came to mind. No wonder there was a revolution.
After returning to Paris from aristocratic la-la land, we headed to the Arc de Triomphe and the Champs-Elysees. We climbed the 284 spiral staircase steps to the top of the Arc for a sunset ...
... us that he knew these things because he used to be a thief. And he knows the tricks of the trade.
We made it to the Eiffel Tower. How amazing. You should have seen all the people. There were thousands there, and that was at 11:00 at night. I lost count of how many people's photos we took of other people with the tower.
We've done that quite a bit of that. We see people who want photos of a group or a couple and ...
... if I didn't have my bear with me, I would start crying. So I brought it with my to dinner and the movie. I looked like the biggest tool. But at least I wasn't crying I suppose. Paris was my home-sick city last time I was here too, for World Youth Day in 2005. I remember calling my mum in the middle of the night in France, hoping it was a good time in Australia and being devastated when she didn't pick up! And feeling like she didn't miss me at all :( Oh well. That ...
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- Very impressed
- Just ok
- Fabulous stay
Opéra, Paris | 3 star hotelfrom $421
- Among the best location in Paris
- Wonderful Stay at IC Grand Paris
- Good Base to See Paris
14 Rue du Theatre , Paris | 3 star hotelfrom $165
Montparnasse, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $137
- Just Fine
- Nice, clean, new, decent location
- Loved This Place
Eiffel Tower/Trocadero/Invalides, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $287
- Another great stay at an International Hilton
- Great for Families
- Loved it!
Batignolles-Monceau, Paris | 5 star hotelfrom $203
- Never ever going back
- Yes we would go back there
- Paris getting it right
Louvre, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $420
- Agree with the mediocre assessment
- Wonderful Location!!!
- Location! Location! Location!
Bastille, Paris | 3 star hotelfrom $156
Pigalle, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $317
- Great Location in a wonderful city
- Good and bad points
- Lovely hotel convenient to shopping
Bastille, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $209
Luxembourg, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $66
- Lots of work to be done
- Lovely Springtime in Paris
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Champs Elysee, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $362
- Really quite nice
- The nightmare Hilton
- New Hilton Great Inside
Parc Monceau, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $186
- Surely the Best Hotel View in Paris?
- Terrible Service spoiled a good location
- A disappointing stay
Eiffel Tower/Trocadero/Invalides, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $207
- Cant beat this top hotel
- Great Location and service!
- Just OK
Montparnasse, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $207
- Good hotel
- Great Location and Close to the Metro Line: Average for a 4 Star
- Ok hotel
Champs Elysee, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $238
- Good Location
- Ask for a room facing the street
- Not a 4 star hotel
Eiffel Tower/Trocadero/Invalides, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $204
- Good Times in Paris
- Very nice
- Very nice
Observatoire, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $170
- Okay, but not great
- Decent 4*
Bastille, Paris | 3 star hotelfrom $133
Bastille, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $177
- Other Guests Noisy, Family Got No Sleep
- Lovely hotel
- Small,but clean and friendly
Louvre/Opera, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $263
- Noisy, stuffy.Avoid
- Good Hotel and Excellent Location
- Not even close to 4 star
Bastille, Paris | 3 star hotelfrom $207
- Nice place
- Good location
- A taste of France
Georges Pompidou, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $174
Gare du Nord, Paris | 3 star hotelfrom $156
Pigalle, Paris | 5 star hotelfrom $390
- Enjoyed the stay
- Decent Hotel, Great Location
- Not a 5 Star hotel!!!
Entrepôt, Paris | 3 star hotelfrom $159