Travel Blogs from Chantilly
The morning breakfast run broke the creatures of habit rule that secretly Mia and I were holding out for, when we ventured to a new cafe to kick start the day. Good call in the end with the addition of a self pour hot chocolate keeping the kids entertained for a few minutes, while Alice rated the coffee (barely a pass). We then navigated the Paris Taxi system to convince a driver to take all of us in one cab to the Eiffel ...
... French--although Mike senior claims to: (He's memorized two lines from the book "the little prince" in french and repeatedly emits those two lines--something about the fox saying he is the fox and king saying he is the king--ad nauseum, in an attempt to prove his Frenchness). Then I learned the reason for the laughter: They needed not to understand any French, because they had memorized the episode from having seen it so many times in English. Good night! 12:30am ...
... and lovely cafes with Danish pastries and croissants ...... Boarding the train is very orderly, and you have allocated seats, I believe that the train goes at approximately 200 kph....amazing to see everything flashing past before we go underground!! The seats are very comfortable, and surprisingly the train is very quiet and smooth....we departed on time 11.01am and arrive 2.17 pm we lose an ...
... is now on the next time to see list. Entrance is 13 euros, but you do get a sheltered and heated 360 view. This by no means replaces a trip to Eiffel though, if you haven't done it, you still should.
Not a bad brief stint of Europe without too much running around and lining up. Off to warmer Morocco in the early morning, so I'll bid you au revoir from Paris. I better start brushing up on my French though, and it may come in handy.
... no time and you'llnstraight away know you are no longer in UK as the plains & houses change. They looked 'French' - lol Here's where our pain started... Toilets at the train station - bloody filthy but they charge you €0.70 to go in. I only had €20.00 and wanted to pay for Kellen & myself, she gave me €17.00 but she pretended she did not know was saying ...
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