Friday, the 29th August 2014, by train from Matlock to Paris.
Depart Matlock Central 9.37 by Midland Mainline, arrive Derby 10.11, depart Derby 10.21 by Midland Mainline, arrive St Pancras International 12.01, depart St Pancras International 14.32 by Eurostar ES9032 and arrive Paris Nord at 17.47.
Our hotel for one night was the Melia Vendome, 8 Rue Cambon, 75001 Paris.


Matlock to Paris by train takes the best part of a day. However on our arrival the late afternoon light was so perfect that pictures had to be taken. The soundtrack that accompanies the slideshow was digitally recorded as we departed St Pancras International by Eurostar.

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Matlock CentralMatlock CentralMatlock CentralSt. Pancras InternationalSt Pancras InternationalSt.Pancras InternationalSt Pancras InternationalSt. Pancras InternationalSt. Pancras InternationalRue de Rivolilooking across the Octagonal Pondlooking across the Jardin des TuilleriesJardin des Tuilleriesmore chairsLorna enjoying forty winksPlace de la ConcordePlace de la ConcordePlace de la Concordealongside Place de la Concordelooking across the Jardin des Tuilleries