Category Archives: Paris

Walk-about in Paris # 3 .. final!

Last bit 🙂    our last walk-about in Paris.   We left the following afternoon, not before taking a slow stroll along the Allée des Cygnes from Pont de Grenelle to Pont de Bir Hakeim    https://momsmeanderings.wordpress.com/2012/12/02/snippets-from-paris/   Children’s Dior shop … Music … Continue reading

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Walk-about in Paris # 2

Our walk-about continues .. hope you’re still with me 😉 😉 Pont Alexandre III  … Back to our walk down the Champs Elysées, in preparation for the Tour de France – the finish in Paris was the following day – we missed … Continue reading

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Walk-about in Paris # 1

From the Arc de Triomphe, hubby and I walked down the Champs-Élysées to Place de la Concorde.  Of course with camera in hand, I snapped away at buildings, shops and other things 🙂   … Lunch at Pizza Pino on the … Continue reading

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Arc de Triomphe – Paris

Hubby and I caught the Metro from Montmartre to the Arc de Triomphe – another famous landmark I’ve seen in postcards, pictures, movies, documentaries etc  .. and there we were, right in front of it 🙂   I couldn’t help thinking … Continue reading

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Basilique du Sacré-Coeur – Paris

I was going to skim over our two days in Paris as I’m getting rather tired of doing these ‘France’ blogs –  even though I love, love, loved the holiday … but I must finish what I’ve started … to … Continue reading

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Musée du Louvre – Paris

Hubby and I had two days on our own after our amazing Trafalgar Tour, Best of France, came to an end in Paris (July 2012)   We knew we couldn’t see and do everything in two days.   Having done guided bus tours with both Mark and the … Continue reading

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Up the Eiffel Tower

The joys of being in a tour group  –  by-pass snaking queues to either climb the steps or catch the lift to the second level of the Eiffel Tower  … … by-pass 58 Tour Eiffel Restaurant .. next time we’ll … Continue reading

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