Travel Blogs from Paris
... city's deceased. Under darkness, every night for 2 years, the unearthed skeletons were transferred from the cemeteries to the site of the Catacombs in a a carriage draped with a black cloth. A priest followed the hearse in a solemn procession. The remains of many French elite and the French mathematician, Pascal, along with 6 million others are found in this underground ossuary, 20 meters below the streets of Paris.
It was ...
... which is in the middle of a round-a-bout, and watched those crazy drivers as the merged and negotiated the 10 unmarked lanes together. Was fun just watching the near misses, and wondered why would you want to even go there on a bicycle or a motorbike? Once we had come back to ground level and was contemplating how to get to the Eiffel Tower, Bo was tapped on the shoulder by the family we had met in Avignon from Nelson. Both of their ...
... the local vintage and a selection of assorted cheeses, I could get to like it here. The men are easy to please they both have been into peanut butter sandwiches and Tim Tams with their coffee. The bathroom is in a cupboard literally one can't swing a cat in it, in fact you can't swing anything in it.
All part of the experience.
... chocolate, salad, fruit and macarons. We walked up through the Champ de Mars and camped out for awhile at the base of the Eiffel with hundreds of other relaxed couples and families enjoying the late sun and friendly atmosphere.
Tummies and cheesy romantic parts of our hearts full we walked down the left bank of the Seine. We were happily surprised to see what a really fabulous job Paris has done to make the most out of its riverfront. Storage containers converted to ...
... an afternoon train. This meant we had all morning to say goodbye to the city.
We started out at the Jardin des Tuileries which is in between the Louvre and the Arc de Triumphe. It is also one of the places you can find in Madeline which Bryn and I had read together at bedtime Thursday night. When we arrived we ran into a marching band and rifle corp performance by a Taiwanese girls high school group. They were really ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Sport Hotel Paris
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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