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User currently offlinePRM From Burkina Faso, joined Apr 2002, 351 posts, RR: 0
Posted (12 years 1 month 3 weeks 4 days 22 hours ago) and read 1684 times:

Hi,

I will be transferring through Paris CDG Terminal 2B on 20th July and have 4-5 hours to kill (11am-4pm).

Is there anywhere near the terminals (walking distance) where I can get any photo opportunities? Where do spotters mostly go? I gather there are none from inside the terminal.....?

I checked the links covered by recent posts on photography at CDG, but none give directions for a first time visitor  Smile

Thanks for the help,

Paul

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User currently offlineOH-LZA From Finland, joined Jun 2001, 1000 posts, RR: 4
Reply 1, posted (12 years 1 month 3 weeks 4 days 21 hours ago) and read 1660 times:

I found the windows in 2C to be quite dirty when I transferred from 2D to 2C three weeks ago. I highly doubt the situation would be better in 2B.

Alex


User currently offlineFly-K From Germany, joined May 2000, 3149 posts, RR: 51
Reply 2, posted (12 years 1 month 3 weeks 4 days 20 hours ago) and read 1647 times:
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I'm not a local spotter, but I think the spot near the central taxiway would be an option - get on the shuttle bus to T9/Roissypole and walk over. Only problem is that in the afternoon, you should be on the other (western) side where the Sofitel is. This spot is then about 10-15 minutes walking distance from T1. So the whole transfer would be 30 minutes each direction.

Konstantin



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User currently offlinePRM From Burkina Faso, joined Apr 2002, 351 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (12 years 1 month 3 weeks 4 days 20 hours ago) and read 1639 times:

Fly-K: Thanks.

Anyone with more info on the buses, where to pick up from, cost etc... and any other ideas from local spotters!!

Many thanks

Paul


User currently offlinePRM From Burkina Faso, joined Apr 2002, 351 posts, RR: 0
Reply 4, posted (12 years 1 month 3 weeks 4 days 2 hours ago) and read 1631 times:

Hi again,

I've found some maps off the Kerozen site, and can see the central taxiway spot to the west of T1. I will try that as it's not too far......will anyone be at this spot on 20th July  Confused

Paul


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