Category: France

14 Things You Need to Know About European Hotels

14 Things You Need to Know About European Hotels

| March 9, 2015 | 4 Replies

  European hotels can be quite different from American hotels. If you’re not aware of this, you might come across some pretty surprising situations. Here are 14 common things to look out for:   1. FORMS OF PAYMENT Know up front, what forms of payment your hotel accepts. Those accepting cards might only accept a European card […]

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6 Fun European Statues & Sculptures

6 Fun European Statues & Sculptures

| November 2, 2014 | 2 Replies

Europe is filled with statues, sculptures, and fountains, many of which are just plain fun.  Here are 6 of my favorites…              

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Exciting Christmas Market Lineup!

Exciting Christmas Market Lineup!

| October 13, 2014 | Reply

Okay, people…as I write about Christmas Markets for everyone else to enjoy, I can’t help but be excited about those we are going to visit this Christmas season. Here is the lineup of markets you’ll be seeing me write about in December! 1.We’re going to kick off the season in ESSLINGEN, where they host a […]

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12 Beautiful Windows in Europe

12 Beautiful Windows in Europe

| October 4, 2014 | Reply

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A Unique Experience: Dinner at the Eiffel Tower Restaurant “58 Tour Eiffel”

A Unique Experience: Dinner at the Eiffel Tower Restaurant “58 Tour Eiffel”

| September 30, 2014

Over the summer, we splurged on a meal in the Eiffel Tower just for the experience.  Here’s how that worked… You have several options for eating in the Eiffel Tower.  We chose 58 Tour Eiffel, located on the 1st floor. I made a reservation online about a month or so out from our visit.  Availability was limited, with […]

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Paris Pass: Is It Right for You?

Paris Pass: Is It Right for You?

| September 28, 2014 | Reply

While planning our recent weekend in Paris, I came across the Paris Pass and the Paris Museum Pass online, and decided to look into them before the trip and upon our arrival. The Paris Museum Pass is explicitly for museum entry, whereas the Paris Pass includes the Paris Museum Pass in addition to other benefits. Prices […]

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