Travel Blogs from Paris
... my journey and for joining me in my Parisian adventures to kick on 2014! I'll keep you all posted with my settling in and the start of my academic adventures.
I send all my love from Paris and hope you continue reading all future posts!!
"Walk in the paths He shows you: follow the life-map absolutely, keep an eye out for the signposts...then you'll get on well in whatever you do and wherever you go."
1 Kings 2:1: The Message
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Woke with alarm for early start to our visit at Versailles Palace. Showered, dressed and decided to look out window as we were leaving to check weather. Why was it so dark outside? On checking our clock we discovered it was 6am! What we thought was alarm was a missed phone call at 4.50 AM! No wonder it was hard to get up! Peter determined to beat the crowds decided to press on. Not only ...
... top of the Eifel Tower but unfortunately the line was too long. That stinks right, but then we saw a little house selling tickets to the second floor, then we asked if we could go to the highest floor and they said yes!!! YEEEEEE HOOOOOOOO!!! We had to walk up a ton of stairs to the second floor and then had to go in a glass elevator and it was scary, really scary because when you look down you think your going to fall. When we ...
... studying, or just at home on my laptop.I say that because I basically spent like two hours hanging out with some random french guy who volunteered to act as my tour guide in Montmartre for no reason whatsoever, except for the fact that he apparently thought I was pretty. He took me to the Sacre Cour, a cathedral on top of a very large hill that requires going up about 100 something steps to reach. You get a really nice view of almost all paris from the ...
... was 50% off.
In the afternoon, Mom and Dad walked from their hotel to meet me at St. John's and see my dorm room. We then took a walk around the neighborhood, stopping for coffees at a cafe because they were both exhausted from their 11-hour plane ride. We then walked to the Tuileries Gardens, where Mom relaxed beside a fountain while Dad and I explored the Louvre glass entrance pyramid (the museum had closed for the evening). Then we took ...
TripAdvisor Reviews De L'Europe Paris
Other places to stay in Paris
St-Germain-des-Pres, Paris | 4 star hotelfrom $295
Pigalle, Paris | 3 star hotelfrom $159
St-Germain-des-Pres, Paris | 2 star hotelfrom $177
Montparnasse, Paris | Hotelfrom $83
3 rue Lepic, Paris | Hotel$236 average