Travel Blogs from Paris
... Gas is expensive. $6.50 per gallon for diesel and about $8 for gasoline. It pays to rent a diesel car in Europe and it is wise to get the smallest car possible, if necessary. Learn to say hello, goodbye, and thank you in the languages you'll hear. It is appreciated. Wi-fi is almost non-existent in Italy and the small towns in France. Ice is not common. Bring some refreezable plastic ice cubes or small ice trays for your drink if you want ice. But ...
We had to get up at 7:20 to make our bus, which was rough after the past few days of 10:30 sleep ins. The first program on the bus was Hamish and Andy's European Gap Year which went down well with everyone on board, but was followed by a strange wine documentary. About 45 minutes into the trip we crossed the border into France, which was followed by beautiful green hillsides and cute cottages. The rest of the day ...
... we lined up to go on the carousel because the line wasn't very long. We got on and picked a horse each. We started moving and it didn't go very fast but it was fun. We then lined up to go on the dumbo ride because that was what mum wanted to do. The line was a bit longer for this ride but it did move. We eventually got on the ride and picked a dumbo to ride on. We went round and round and up and down until we suddenly stopped and got off. There ...
... br> top deck and the fresh air helped me out. I felt a lot better. I saw all the sights, the Louvre, the Eiffel
Tower, the Arc Du Triomphe, it was a really good way to see the city.
I’m now in an internet café near one of the
bars we were in last night. I hope the
guys aren’t in the bar already, I have to walk past them on the way back to the
hostel, having said that, I could murder a beer….
... we had found a café in that part of the city that was really good, especially the pizza. I had said I was going to have that pizza again, we found the café and I ate my pizza. So just like Robyn waiting two years and traveling 5000 miles for French Onion soup I travelled 5000 miles for pizza. This is not the best pizza in the world but it is very flavorful and I like it.
Other places to stay in Paris
Louvre/Opera, Paris | 3 star motelfrom $156