Yalunda Whiteside's Birthday Getaway



July 1st-July 8th, 2020

Proposed Itinerary


Bienvenue—welcome! Your Local Host will be delighted to help you maximize your time in France’s famous capital city.

Day 2   PARIS

Morning guided sightseeing includes a drive past the Latin Quarter, Les Invalides, Place de la Concorde, the Arc de Triomphe, and a stop to take photos of the Eiffel Tower from one of the best panoramic viewing points. Also admire the heart of the city from a different perspective on a SEINE RIVER CRUISE. Board your comfortable boat near the Eiffel Tower and spend a relaxing hour gliding by many of the city's important landmarks such as the L'Institut de France, magnificent Notre Dame Cathedral, Hôtel de Ville, the Conciergerie, famous Louvre Palace and museum, and much more.

Day 3   PARIS

FREE Day-Shopping

Day 4   PARIS


Get ready to strike a pose with Paris as your background on this private photo shoot with a professional photographer in the inimitable City of Light!

Dinner at the Eiffel Tower

Day 5   PARIS


Breakfast, a little market shopping, a cooking lesson, and a delightful 3-course lunch-you can't go wrong during this enriching and delicious French cooking class!



Your vacation ends with breakfast. Check out of hotel and fly home.

**Itinerary subject to change*

Prices are per person:

1 Person per Room $1,500

2 People Per Room $1,025.00

Per Person Deposit due 9/25  $250.00 ($50 is non-refundable)

After 12/1/2019 the entire deposit is non-refundable

2nd deposit (non-refundable) due 12/1 $250.00 & Make Room Selection

Balance due 4/15/2020

Price includes land portion only.  Airport pick up and drop off, hotel stay, transportation to tours, and tour guide is also included in price

Additional fees: Flight. See flight cost below.

Important Notes


  • Vacation departures, itineraries and prices are subject to change.
  • Must have a valid PASSPORT that will not expire within 6 months of travel.
  • The following charges are not included in the land vacation price unless otherwise noted: airfare to and from the start of your vacation; Intra-vacation air unless specified in the itinerary; airline baggage fees including checked and/or excess baggage fees; Federal inspection fees for the Federal U.S. Customs and Immigrations; International Air Transportation tax; agricultural tax; other per person taxes imposed by government entities; airport taxes and fees including the September 11th Security fee up to $10 per person, passenger facility charges up to $18 per person, Federal domestic flight segment fees up to $3.70 per segment, and U.S. and International arrival and departure and other government-imposed added by the airline and applicable at time of booking; port taxes; passports; visas and vaccinations; tips to your Cruise Director, Local Host, driver, Local Guides, and/or ship's crew; gratuities on ferries, trains, and cruise ships; laundry; telephone; minibar; alcohol, beverages, and food outside of the contracted menu as presented at a hotel or restaurant or onboard your vessel (these extra items will be billed to you before leaving the hotel, ship, or restaurant); airport transfers on non-qualifying flights; optional excursions; additional activities and excursions purchased online; porterage at airports and train stations; Travel Protection; and all other items of a personal nature.

Transportation & Lodging


Airport Transfers

Airport Transfers are a part of the package price when arriving with the bulk of the group. 

Flight Options

You can book your flight below or request us to book your flight. We will all fly into Orlando, then fly from Orlando to Paris. Currently round trip is averaging $700  per person from Orlando. Price may vary if you are flying from other locations. I would recommend that we book you from your city, then  we all fly together to Paris so you will have transportation to and from the airport. Total flight estimation is $1,000 total for both flights.

Flight  from Orlando, FL (MCO)- Paris (CDG)



Wed, Jul 1 8:30 PM 11:10 AM+ Nonstop


Wed, Jul 8 2:40 PM 6:30 PM Nonstop

Each passenger will be allowed 1 free carry-on per direction.



This elegant 405-room hotel is located close the River Seine and Eiffel Tower. Free Wi-Fi access is available in all guestrooms and public areas of the hotel. A light and airy restaurant serves up a range of international cuisine which during the summer months can be enjoyed in the tranquil terrace and gardens. There is also a lounge bar for snacks and drinks as well as a fitness room.

Location & Highlights

Located in a quiet, upscale Left Bank neighborhood with good transport links to the rest of the city's sightseeing attractions


Room Amenities

Contemporary air-conditioned guestrooms all feature complimentary tea & coffee making facilities.

o  Alarm Clock

o  Room Service

o  Climate Control

o  Television

o  Cable/Satellite

o  Non-smoking Rooms

o  Hair Dryer

o  In-Room Safe

o  Phone

o  Air Conditioning

o  Coffee Maker

o  Wake-Up Calls

o  Internet Access

o  Iron/Ironing Board

o  Smoking Rooms

Hotel Amenities

o  Free WiFi

o  Concierge desk

o  Gift Shop

o  Dry Cleaning

o  Elevator

o  Ice Machine

o  Restaurant On-Site

o  Luggage Storage

o  Fitness Room

o  Business Center

o  Parking/Valet

o  Currency Exchange


Q:Is there another way to make payments

A:Payments can be made the following ways.

Via Facebook payments to:
Tuwana Nicole (FREE)
Paypal friend to friend:
betterthanblessedtravels@gmail.com (FREE)
Square Cash App:
(include 3% payment processing fee)

$tuwananicole (FREE)
Mail Cashier's Check or Money Order:
Better Than Blessed Travels
821 Herndon Ave Suite 141433
Orlando, FL 32814 

Q:Is this trip non-refundable?

A:The $300 deposit is non-refundable. The remaining payments are refundable if cancelled at least 120 days prior to departure.

Q:How do I make my hotel reservations?

A:Your hotel reservation will be made on your initial room request and is included in the total land package.

Q:Can anyone go on the trip?

A:Yes, this trip  is open to anyone over 10 years old who would like to join in. However it is called 50 & Fabulous in Paris because we are celebrating the 50th birthday of Yalunda Whiteside. 

Q:Will there be group activities while on the trip?

A:Yes, see the proposed itinerary. We are currently working out the final details when we receive confirmations from the tour guides.

Q:What is the rate is I get a room by myself?


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