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Chaz Jan 23rd, 2007 10:15 PM

Train or plane?
 
Will be traveling in late July from Amsterdam to Paris and then from Paris to Nice with wife and 3 children ages 13,12 and 3.

Train or Plane? Would appreciate your help.

thanks


harsha Jan 23rd, 2007 10:25 PM

If you have the time,train is a good bet,for the kids would love it.
Preferably daytime travel.France's famous TGV from Paris to Nice is an experience.

norween Jan 23rd, 2007 10:40 PM

If you have the time, train for both.
If your schedule is tighy : train for Amsterdam Paris and plane for Paris Nice.

Dukey Jan 24th, 2007 12:21 AM

IF you fly, be aware of luggage weight restrictions.

You can check budget possibilities at www.skyscanner.net

Personally, I would consider doing both segments by high speed train.

car Jan 24th, 2007 12:28 AM

I say train for the Amsterdam Paris ride and then plane to Nice.

ira Jan 24th, 2007 04:44 AM

Hi C,

Check www.voyages-sncf.com for train schedules and prices. The 3-yr old goes free.

Check www.whichbudget.com for cheap airfare.

((I))


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