Travel Blogs from Puteaux
We had to leave Italy and fly back into Paris to catch our flight back to Canada on for December 12 so we decided to make the trip from Rome to Paris on December 10 to allow a few final days to shop before heading home.
Paris seemed so much more festive then from when we were last there. Snow on the ground, Christmas lights beaming on the …
... reached the top. The Chateau has several restored horse drawn coaches all looking splendid and fit for a King. The coaches had wishbone suspension at the front and rear so the ride should have been pretty comfortable. I guess examining coaches like these is how the car manufacturers learnt about suspension. After the Chateau we headed for the town of Chartres which hosts the second largest cathedral in France (Notre Dame in Paris ...
... We even stopped on the Champs Elysee to get photos of the Arc de Triumph and drove the walled gates of the Louvre! It was amazing to see people still dining and coffee-ing at midnight! The shops still open! Wowser! And we have all this **** about unrestricted shopping hours at home! Just shows the power of a large population! It was way after midnight when we finished and we crashed out in the thankfully clean and comfy beds at the hotel very ...
Every weekend here is literally a vacation in Paris and that's my excuse for not posting lately. Plus this weekend I broke my horrible bad luck trend. This I am taking as a sign it is now safe to talk about my horrible small hour adventures from bar back to base.
Mainly two stories, the first was the Saturday before I went to Switzerland. Two of my favourite Au Pair friends Anne and Satu were having a birthday celebration at an ...
... boy job in Toulouse so we have been instructed to help him out with his current state of real-world boredom. And Sunday my friend Kailey from Purdue is coming to stay with me for a couple of days!! Don't really know how a weekend could get any better.
Now that I have officially digested that disgusting meal I'm going to go run to the Eiffel Tour and see the light show. It happens every night, every hour ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services