Tag Archives: Paris

Paris, au revoir. The return up the Marne. 

Friday July 7th. Paris. We were loving being in the heart of Paris and sharing it with family. Alan and Georgie took a hop-on hop-off Batobus boat, checking out the sights along the Seine and in the evening we caught … Continue reading

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Lagny-sur-Marne to Paris. We made it!

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Paris…You know you’re alive when you’re accused of shoplifting at Galleries Lafayette…

Today we leave Paris. It’s such a fabulous city. Even the Railway Stations are fabulous. We ended up with a room at the Holiday Inn opposite the station which doesn’t sound particularly inviting but look at it… The rooms are … Continue reading

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The journey to Paris…

Finally the day arrived to start our 2014 adventure. We carefully packed our suitcases. Then unpacked and discarded most of the clothes (well I did) and most of the fiction. 23kgs each is normally more than ample but with 10kg … Continue reading

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2012 Canal Boat trip on Canal Lateral a la Loire

Monday August 27th 2012 we set off from Dompierre-sur-Besbre on our first ever canal boat holiday, having taken the train from Paris the day before from the Gare l’Austerlitz with a connection at Verizon-Ville, only an 11 minute connection time. … Continue reading

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