It was a little bewildering getting off the train, surrounded by throngs of Francophones, with automated recordings playing in French, and all information written in FRENCH. We eventually wandered out of the station and started our short journey to our hostel, Le Regent Montemarte.
It was our first real trek loaded with our full backpacks, and we quickly learned the importance of proper weight distribution and tightening of straps!
|This is actually taken in London, but the point is: |
that bag is heavier than you might think.
|Brit met the challenge with a smile.|
|It wouldn't fit inside my viewfinder!|
|I had no idea Paris was so flat! The Basilica is situated at the highest point of the city.|
|We took pictures of side streets, because we were tourists and we think its pretty.|
To Be Continued in...Sightseeing in Paris.