As I mentioned in my Amsterdam post, I got to enjoy a little vacation with my sisters in Paris this time, last year. It was their first time in the city and we had a long list of things to do.
We started our trip with a train ride from Amsterdam. After hopping on the wrong train & transferring, we accidentally ended up in first class. It was amazing!
Our hotel in Paris was right near the Eiffel Tower, & we could peak at it from our window. My sister & I made sure to walk over to the tower as soon as we checked in. We took lots of photos.
The next two days were filled with activities. We visited The Louver and checked out the Mona Lisa, we stopped by the Eiffel Tower more than once, we ate delicious food, drank lots of wine & wandered the romantic streets of the city.
One of my favorite events was when we took the train to Versailles to see The Palace. Here’s what the royal estate looked like…
My blogger bestie and her husband also joined us on the trip. You saw them in my Amsterdam post, as well. We met for drinks & bites at the highest view point in Paris. Here’s a shot of our gorgeous view, from HautePinkPretty.com.
It was a magical moment to share with the girl I once worked with at a bank. We always dreamed of traveling & talked about following our passions. Now, here we were, toasting in France!
I also had the pleasure of taking my sisters to the famous Ladurée, for macaroons and tea. It was an early birthday present to my big sis. It filled me with joy to celebrate with her in such a beautiful city.
In a couple of days, my sisters and brother-in-law are joining me for my 2016 vacation… In Colombia! Stay tuned for the post. I promise to not make you wait a whole year for it.