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PARIS: Day 5 - Palace of Versailles, more of the Louvre, and Shopping!

Hello Everyone! I hope you’ve all had a great weekend!

It’s time to share Day 5 of our trip to Paris with you!

This was also the last day we could use our Paris Museum pass. 244 more words

Life

Au Revoir, Paris

This was our last day in Paris and I wanted to make the most of it. We started early and visited the Cathedral of Notre Dame. 772 more words

Travel

Waddesdon Manor - London/Paris Trip – Still Day 1

After spending the morning at Highclere Castle, it’s back into the car for a drive to Waddesdon Manor. The original farmland for the Waddesdon Manor estate, several thousand acres was purchased by Baron Ferdinand de Rothschild (of the French banking dynasty) from the Duke of Marlborough in 1874. 300 more words

Home

Mirror, Mirror on the wall... Who's the fairest of them all?

The Hall of Mirrors in the Chateau of Versailles, occupies the site of the last two cabinets of the King Louis XIV  State Apartment, dedicated to Saturn and Venus, the terrace and the last two cabinets of the Queen’s State Apartment. 187 more words

Street Art

Louvre open 7 days a week? Labour union balking at French government plan to open museums more

PARIS – If the Socialist government gets its way, visitors to France’s three most touristic museums — the Louvre, the Musee d’Orsay and Versailles Palace — may get to visit seven days a week in coming years. 94 more words

Europe

Open Arms Malawi - Page 1 of 3

With my 50th birthday less than a week away, I travelled with Annie to Versailles where I was to run La Grande Classique – a 10.2 mile run from the Eiffel Tower to the Palace of Versailles. 1,153 more words

Running

Three epic sites, one no bikes in sight

We have visited 9 historical sites and found 2 that are awesome for casual bike rides and one that has the potential but fails miserably. 902 more words

Bicycle Travel