Radisson Blu Le Dokhan's Hotel, Paris Trocadero
Travel Blogs from Paris
I woke up from my dream feeling as if I had stepped into a place I had never been before. Much like my dream about St. Thomas, Paris was the backdrop without any outside influence of a movie, TV show, picture, or magazine. In the dream, I stayed at a hotel designed in the Neo-Classical/Gothic architecture Paris is famous for. The staff knew me for …
... a visit to Waitrose for groceries, back to the house for last-minute review of things to do in NY - steady on chaps, we're only there for three nights... Drive to Heathrow a bit fraught, nasty accident (silly motorbike v car) could have been a big delay, but made good time, so David found a park, and he and Allison joined us for lunch after a painless check-in. Wish staff could be a touch more human. I know it's the US of A, but we're just visiting. Those fundamentalists are spoiling it for the rest of ...
... of odd looking people dressed as cartoon characters coming home from some comic book convention or similar. The Pokémon character next to me had Isabel in giggles for most of the ride (white wig, electric blue Sergeant peppers style suit with a peaked cap - approaching 30 years old - very tragic).
... between John Isner and Ryan Harrison, both from the states. It turned into a five set epic, with Isner coming back from two sets down to win. He’s still just as tall as last time I saw him! Then I swapped into Mum’s seat at Philip Chartrier, to see ROGER. Yay =] We also saw Tsonga and Ana Ivanovic (by far the best looking female in tennis) as well as some other womens games towards the end.
Our last day in Paris was a great ...
... help me change my flights, but unfortunately they couldn't do anything but advise me to get in contact with my travel agent. I want to change my flights home, so it co-ordinates with me stopping in Bali for Ben and Kirsty's wedding (the lovely engaged couple from Contiki). After they couldn't help me, I shot STA (my travel agent) an email and then called Cam to organize meeting up with him. We decided to meet at the Borough Markets, as I had never been and Cam has been raving about ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Pets allowed