The other day in my journal I found a piece of stationary paper from the place where we stayed in Paris, during our Europe trip: The Hotel Eiffel Blomet. We were there exactly two months ago! It was very central, only about a half hour walk to the Eiffel Tower. Which is why my hubby… Continue reading FBF: Hotel Eiffel Blomet
We are back from our Europe adventure and very, very jet lagged! We woke up at 7 am and walked to 49th Parallel for a nice coffee. No one else was awake.
For our big Europe trip, we looked in a couple of phone service options. We can do roam like home with our current plan, but went with this service called Orange. It's a French company. For $60 CDN, you get 10 gigs of data. It was so useful to have the maps and directions. We… Continue reading Phone service
Today we fly from Nice to London. We have a 22 hour layover there. It was a shock to go from sunny Nice to rainy London! We didn't use our rain coats at all on this trip, but we were glad we packed them. We took the train in to have dinner and a drink… Continue reading London
Goodbye for now, Italy! We make our way back to France, specifically, Nice. The French trains are much nicer! And we travelled at a good time of day. Great weather, again, so we could see a lot of the countryside. We had a short stopover in Milano. The train station there is gorgeous! LOOK at… Continue reading Florence to Nice