Monthly Archives: October 2014

Meandering Through Paris – Part 5 – Miscellaneous Meanderings

We woke up to pouring rain on Wednesday morning. But not to worry, we already had a plan for such a day…we had learned that the #69 bus which stopped right outside our hotel would take us across the city to the Eiffel … Continue reading

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Meandering Through Paris – Part 4 – Champs-Élysées

Tuesday was our 14th wedding anniversary. Even before we got to Paris, we had planned to spend the day on the Champs-Élysées,  just to be able to say that we did, LOL. But we got a late start on that … Continue reading

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Meandering Through Paris – Part 3 – Fontainebleau

Way back when we first booked our trip to Paris (and Berlin), I did a lot of research on the Internet, focusing mostly on how to use the RER (transit system) and general information on various tourist sites. My friend … Continue reading

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Meandering Through Paris 2014 – Part 2

After our seven hours of walking the day before, we decided to enjoy a more leisurely pace. It was Sunday, so we knew there would be an open-air market in the park across the street (and down a couple of blocks) from … Continue reading

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Meandering Through Paris 2014 – Part 1

After many years of trying to get there, we finally made it to Paris for our 14th wedding anniversary. We landed early in the morning at Charles De Gaulle airport, and having read many reviews and suggestions by other travellers, … Continue reading

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