5 star or were we spoilt on the ship?

As Paula said in the comments on the previous post we had trouble getting into our room.  We tried several times, eventually going back down to the concierge to get assistance. The batteries in the  lock had to be replaced.   We laughed that one off as that can happen to anyone anywhere. Then our bags …

Paris – The art of getting lost!

Our hotel the L'Hotel du Collectionneur is in the 8th Arrondissement and a short 10- 15 walk to the Arc de Triomphe and the Avenue des Champs Elysées. We 3 Sisters and Richard went off to have a look at these famous landmarks and to find somewhere to eat. As it was August not many …

Paris

We arrived  in Paris around 5ish.  Our cruise director was there waiting to hand out our room keys. Paula and I got rooms on the 3rd floor, Muriel on the 6th floor.  Some had been upgraded and Muriel was one of them.  Our room was amazing, but Muriel's was outstanding. Muriel had a balcony, in …

Goodbye Cruise Hello Paris

Waking up on the Friday with mixed emotions.  We had been on this ship for 7 days, it was like home away from home.  The crew had looked after our every whim,  always with a  smile on their face.  Our housekeeper especially.  He lives in Malaysia, has a wife and 2 very young children, however, …