Leaving Paris and heading back to New York

Today, we didn’t have to get up early. The little Carrefour market near our Holiday Inn opened at 8:30 this morning. It was closed yesterday due to New Year’s day. Mr. Adventurer went and bought breakfast and lunch for at the airport. We were heading home today. It’s an eight hour long plane ride. Before we left the hotel, we went to the rooftop to take last few views of Paris. It’s raining when we left the Holiday Inn. We … Continue reading >>

Notre Dame, Luxor Obelisk, Champs-Élysées, Arc de Triomphe, Les Invalides, La Madeleine, Place Vendôme, and The Louvre

After eating French pastries as breakfast, we were ready to go out for another day of sightseeing. We walked to Notre Dame Big Bus stop which was 5 minutes away. We took some pictures and hopped on the red line Big Bus. We were the only tourists again around 10 am and since the day was so cold with light snow the bus wasn’t even “open top”. We rode the bus and had some good sightseeings. The Arc de Triomphe didn’t … Continue reading >>