Advantages: Close to some good shops, a good metro station and not far from the Eiffel Tower. Disadvantages: Tiny room, paper thin walls (and I MEAN paper thin) and quite tired rooms.
...* hotel as it was in a good location and it looked nice enough on the pictures, it wasn't badly priced too compared to similar hotels in Paris.
The Hotel's Location
Europe Hotel is in an ideal location on a busy street. It's situated only a 10-15 minute walk away from the Effiel Tower, which was amusing on our first day as we stood with a map wondering where the busy street we were standing in...
Advantages: Location, breakfast, views, friendly staff Disadvantages: Very basic, poor quality rooms with faults. Noisy. Could do better for the price,
Hotel Lille Europe is a 3 star hotel situated right next door to the Euralille shopping centre and the main Eurostar station, and a very short walk from the centre of old Lille. The convenience of the location was the main reason for choosing this hotel, that and the fact it was one of the options in the cheap package weekend we booked which included our room for two...
Advantages: A vast amount of shops to choose from Disadvantages: None
...Lakeside shopping centre in Thurrock, Essex is a huge shopping mall. It has three floors with a variety of shops. I love coming here and it gets better year after year.
What's on Offer?
On the top floor there are lots of varied eating places from Chinese to burger king and all kinds of coffee shops.
On the second and first floor there are many shops such as W.H. Smiths (book store...