Parc Buttes Chaumont Hotel
Travel Blogs from Paris
... of the perennial wanderer. After a few false starts, I managed to sort these three matters relatively swiftly before heading out eagerly onto the streets of Paris outside Gare du Nord...
Having visited Paris a number of times previously, I had no imperatives in my agenda, just a desire to make the most of the last day of my travels. Despite general misgivings about the French, based on historical prejudice and some, ...
... like LA, so the view was limited. A visit to Notre Dame Cathedral proved interesting due to the history. It took 60 years to build and is very imposing. Went inside! And saw the beautiful stained glass. Like many of these ancient buildings it is full of old artifacts and is very dark inside, but the construction with its flying buttresses is amazing. Then a drive to Montmartre which is a village on the highest point in paris. It means martyr which ...
... alligators or turtles. On Wednesday in France, it is always Market. So, we were able to experience what that was like and it was fun. They sold cheeses that stunk something awful, but looked quite delicious! We saw one man selling so many different types of sausages, meat from ducks, boars, deer, donkey...wow. I could look at them, but really had not much desire to eat them. There were some stands that were like a flea market, selling junk. Ezra found a hat that he just had to ...
... and various rooms set up in period times. Took us ages to see it and gave us a good look at historical Paris/France.
We then set out on our way home and now the shops were all open and there were people everywhere. First stopped at Babylone – lovely jewellery shop. Mary looked for ages and bought some lovely earrings whilst I bought a gold and black bracelet. Mary also bought shoes and further down the road we found L’Occitane ...
... Con, many immigrants. Oh well! I had to run back to the hostel as it was pouring rain and I didn't know what else to do! As I sat down and start drying off, I started to think of any place that I could go to alone but wanted to see. Luckily, I then remembered nick and bryan said the armory was cool and it is indoors! The Musee de l'armory aka napoleons tomb is a really neat museum. Everything is broken up by century so there are multiple wings in the ...
Other places to stay in Paris
Bastille, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $188
- 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
- Sooooo under rated!
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