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Travel Diary | Paris | The Eiffel


One of the things I desperately wanted to do while in Paris was to go up the Eiffel Tower. Of course, it's the major tourist attraction and my mission would not be accomplished if I didn't. It was so windy and my hair was all over the place, I had to buy a beanie from a souvenir stall near by. We got up to the second floor when my boyfriend chickened out. He's not the one for heights which I already knew, so I had to compromise, it wouldn't be as fun if I went all the way on my own. We did a bit of touring around the area, walked along the river and stopped by for yummy macaroons at a cosy cafe called Carette before heading back to the the hotel. Whilst on our way to the Eiffel Tower, we discovered that our hotel wasn't ...