Residence & Spa Le Prince Regent
Travel Blogs from Paris
... where our service was planned. We drove across the Seine and through the arches of the Louvre palace, next to the glass pyramid entrance to the Louvre museum, then up the street leading to the opulent Garnier Opera, where many of the world’s great opera have been created or produced. It’s also the setting for the Phantom of the Opera story. We skirted the opera building and drove on the Grands Boulevards area, where the most stylish Parisian shopping centers ...
... known as Love Locks. What a great new tradition.
We continued to Saint Germaine and enjoyed walking the area. Steve found a recommendation for a restaurant and we were going to eat there. There was a great sweet shop we passed on the way there. We had hoped to go back but we never did make it. The streets were very busy, and quite active with crowded cafés. One of the cafes ...
... great but on the second I met Stephan, a frenchman who travels the world buying crafts and small items that are then sold around France, needless to say we talked the whole flight resulting in my 34 hours without sleep on arriving into Charles de Gaulle airport. Sleepless, and overwhelmed I clutched my bag, desperately hoping not to be abducted for prostitution like the girls from "Taken" as I took the metro into Paris. Without ...
This morning we made our way to the Louvre, took one look at the gigantic queue and decided to make a return visit one day in winter. Returning to the metro to find the poster for another interesting art museum, we ran into Michael, Carole,Jenny and Bruce (from the cruise) - a lovely coincidence as they gave us their day tickets to the Quai Branly museum where they had just visited. We gratefully accepted the tickets and spent a couple of hours there. On the ...
... first it was fun but then I realized the job kinda sucked because people would always lag taking photos and I missed out on a lot of the information talks at each stop. Sometimes it also got a bit hairy when we were crossing at lights as I pedaled through on the red light as cars were approaching me. There was also a scary moment in the bus lane where the bus came within inches of hitting me!!
After cycling through the city for a few hours and stopping at various ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet