Just in Time for Halloween – The Interesting and Disturbing Catacombs of Paris

I figured it was better to write about this trip just before Halloween.  According to Times Magazine the Catacombs of Paris are one of the top ten scary places to see. We can understand the why.

I don’t know if I would call it scary, but it is disturbing and it can be a trigger for some.

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Versailles the cheaper way

The Versaille Estate is an immense estate and was started by King Louis Xlll.  It was King Louis XlV who turned Versaille into the estate it is now and ensured that it would have a destiny.  From 1682 to 1789, Versailles was the seat of monarchy.  It is not too close to Paris but is not that far away either.

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The City of Love and their Padlock Bridges

Paris the city of love……. why is it the city of love?  What makes this city more romantic than any other?  I do not have the answer but we have seen one of the ways that Parisian’s express their love.

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Walking the Eiffel Tower

Navigating the metro in Paris is not hard once you get the hang of it and learn the detour route from the normal route.  Luckily French people are a lot nicer than they are made out to be.  Though we did have an interesting chat with a shop keeper who thinks French people are kinda snooty.  We have not found that.

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