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... day. After a slow start, we ended up seeing a whole bunch of important places we were looking forward to seeing, including the very pretty Parc du Luxembourg, the Seine River, and my new favorite Cathedral, Notre Dame.
We have seen too many Cathedrals at this point to count here in Europe, but I think the reason it was one of my favorites was because of the gorgeous stained glass windows. They were so intricate, so much so that I couldn't really express it in a picture. ...
... iconography, and the interior's chilling darkness with only hints of light appealed to Christina's artistic and spiritual sensibilities and still stir her this day. She was eager to show Justin this place, and the first thing she did when they entered was sit in the pew where she prayed 7 years ago to give thanks for and reflect on where her life is now. Justin was as impressed with Notre Dame as Christina had hoped. This was his first visit to a major cathedral, and ...
... rank. We got a friendly taxi driver, who knew some English at least. We made it to our hotel, and they let us check in early (by this time is was 12pm), so we freshened up quickly and headed 300metres down the road where mum and dad were staying at the Millennium Hotel. The area we are staying in is - Opera. It's quite a nice area, lots of restaurants and shops. We've heard it's expensive here for food..no doubt we'll soon find out haha.
... a cafe on the corner and by now the rain had slowed to a light spray and we decided to start walking back to where we could catch a subway back to the hotel.
But instead of catching a subway, we walked and we walked and we walked. We crossed a bridge back onto the mainland and saw a cool place called Place de l'Hôtel de ville, which means City Hall. It actually had full size statues of every mayor of the city going back hundreds of years build into the ...
... so many dogs, walking up the winding, cobblestoned inclined path and navigating steep stone steps that sometimes felt endless. I would never have taken a pram there. I could see people lifting and carrying the pram flight after flight of stairs. I helped several families laden with baggages try to cope with the steps by lifting prams down or up flights of stairs. As much as I think it is great to expose young children to interesting places and having children ought not deny ...
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