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A view from the top.

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Happy Sunday! So later today we'll be going to meet up with other english speaking families in the northern part of Hamburg, it'll be fun! In todays post I will be talking about our recent visit to Montparnasse in Paris.


After we took the walking tour we bought a ticket to go up; we figured it was a better option than going up the eiffel tower because we would be able to capture the tower amongst other Parisian beauties!

Tour Montparnasse is a 210-metre office skyscraper located in the Montparnasse area of Paris, France. (Wikipedia) it offers indoor and outdoor viewing decks. we arrived at around 6 pm and there was no queue. We spend most of the time in the panoramic floor (level 56) because it was pretty windy in the terrace (level 59).
Here are a couple of pictures that we took from the top










I do recommend you take a sweater it is quite windy up there! 




We thought "oh yeah lets go up there so we can see the eiffel tower all illuminated", too soon! If you're traveling on a budget like we were I recommend you pack a dinner and eat on the rooftop (oder so), because they do have a restaurant but it was too expensive for us. Another option is to eat dinner first and come here later like right before 21:45 and stay until 23:30.

We ended up staying until 9:00 pm and then leaving to go eat dinner and headed towards the Esplanade du Trocadéro to view the lit up eiffel tower. 
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yepp, as you can tell we haven't mastered our night photography skills (at least we come out okay), over all it was really pretty experience, 

Linking up with Sunday Traveler.

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