Residence Hoteliere Champ De Mars
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Non-smoking hotel
- Microwave in room
- High-speed internet in room
- Non-smoking rooms
- Refrigerator in room
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... which when you don't know the language comes across as just bitter and mean, Stu's phone which the lady was going to call back on ran out of battery, we sat in McDonald's to use the WiFi and Starbucks to use the powerpoint, and we generally got rather fed up and grumpy.
To try to redeem the day, Pete and I took an evening walk to Montmartre, climbed the hill, had a squiz at the Sacré Coeur and the view out over the city, then meandered ...
... my previous post on the great romantic city, is my comments on the filth and the abundance of cheap Asian restaurants. With both those things in mind Paris was different to my perhaps over romanticized expectations. If I'm honest though I wasn't expecting much from Paris at all - France was my last destination choice in Europe and here I was visiting it first because fate had sent me that way to visit Natalie. I am glad that ...
It was a delightfully cool day and we decided to head off to the Hotels des Invalides. The structure had originally been created as a hotel for those injured in battle. Today it houses an impressive collection of armour and weapons arranged in its respective time period. I wasn't necessarily interested in the armour as I had seen a lot of similar pieces in England; however, the WWI and WWII sections were great. Again, the exhibit chronicled ...
... but we finally found our hotel and were lucky to snag a parking spot on a street close by. After checking in we immediately went to find a place for dinner and found one a few blocks away in a pedestrian only area. Ordering off the French only menu was a bit of a challenge. This is definitely not a touristy area and the waitress didn’t speak English. But it was fun to try a few rudimentary French phrases and the dinner was ...
... in to our hotel (complete with champagne and macarons as a honeymoon gift from the owner and staff) we trekked around this truly unique and most beautiful of cities on a cold and overcast day. A stop for lunch and coffee at the dessert Mecca, Lauderee as the rain fell outside was the perfect way to spend the afternoon.
Day 2 and the weather could not have been more perfect. Not a cloud in the sky so we made ...