Novotel Paris Est
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... The beauty of the trees is offset by the beauty of the sculptures from serene to almost ghoulish.
The war memorials, particularly the tributes to those who perished in ...
The first leg of our journey with Qantas was 13 hours: which was long, but bearable with a good selection of films and a constant stream of food. Followed by a good break in Dubai, where we got to experience the qantas club....serene is the word that comes to mind and there were the most beautiful shower rooms available. Once again plenty of food on offer but we ...
... Well there is no rest, really. Taxi to train station and now sitting. Waiting. For hours. Best part? An entire conversation with the ticket lady, held in French, and actually got us on the right train. Ending with her complimenting how well I speak it. Whoo! Worst part? Immediately ruining that self confidence by totally screwing up our Starbucks order. I must have missed the Starbucks terminology chapter... Ok that's it! Back to staring into space until we depart for ...
... there is one counter for seafood, one
counter for cheese, one counter for vegetables and so on. We used our French phrase book (thank you Rick Steves), their English skills and some emphatic gesturing to communicate with
the merchants. We left with some fresh cheese, deli sliced turkey, fruit, ground beef (he ground it in front of us), milk and eggs. On the way home, we stopped by the boulangerie (a fresh bread shop/bakery) to purchase ...
... Since we had a little time to spare, we decided to explore what they had. If there had been enough time to run back to the apartment, I definitely would have bought a bunch of fresh fruit, vegetables and cheese. Everything looked so delicious! Gerik got a big surprise when we came to the last stall. As we stood next to a refrigerated case of meat, I turned to him and asked if he knew what "cheval" was. When I told him ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center