Gite le Vagabond

365 avenue Ravanel le Rouge, Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Rhône-Alpes, France | Hostel
Prices starting from $44.00

Travel Blogs from Chamonix

Chamonix ski trip Dec 08

A travel blog entry by chamster


Leaving work on the 22/12 I left for a friends house in Hertfordshire. Great to have a mate who lives so close to Luton Airport. He dropped me off at 5am - what a mate!

An easyjet flight over to Geneva followed. On arrival I took the Chamonix Bus all the way to the resort on what was a very comfortable 1.5 hour journey.

I was …

En France Oui Oui! Chamonix encore mieux!

A travel blog entry by icy_frosty


Well the Chunnel was nice, but you can' t see underwater what a rip off! Where are my fish and my undersea nothing smells song like in the Little Mermaid or was that Homer in the Simpsons?!?! Aaaah well maybe next time :) 2 hours of fast train and we arrive in the heart of France, Paris. If you only have one day for this city don' t even bother …

Base Camp: Martigny.

A travel blog entry by jamesonthevf201


... a great chat with two Dutch climbers - my roommates - who have explained my route in great detail and given me some very useful tips, including making it a three-day journey instead of the two I had planned (yet more Chemin angels?). I'm now off to watch the Brazil vs Netherlands 3rd place match with my new friends, so there goes my early night.


Tour du Mont Blanc

A travel blog entry by orrs2014


We just finished the tour du Mont Blanc - 180km, 3 countries, 9 days! Also some sore feet by the end...
actually it was probably some of the nicest hiking we have ever done - stayed in some lovely hotels and mountain refuges, ate amazing food each day, good wine each night!
Think Andy was a bit de estates to be in Chamonix in summer rather than winter, but ...

Mont Blanc and Chamonix

A travel blog entry by glenn-sampson


... The pics will tell you the story, simply breathtaking. Even the "step into the void" with its 1000m fall below held no fears.

We stopped for a coffee at 2000 odd metres where their is a coffee shop complete with Donkeys,
go figure?

After our descent we toured around the picture postcard perfect town of Chamonix ...

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This hostel, located on 365 avenue Ravanel le Rouge, Chamonix, is near Aiguille de Midi, Montenvers Train - La Mer de Glace, Mont Blanc, and Vallee Blanche.
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