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Avenue des Alpes, 1824 Caux-sur-Montreux , Monteux, Provence, France | Hotel
 

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Base Camp: Martigny.

A travel blog entry by jamesonthevf201

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... perfectly safe for many years now.

The canons - that's what they're called - were very kind to me. I attended the evening mass at which a local choir performed beautifully. I dined with them in the evening, and joined them again for sung morning prayers and breakfast.There was a charge for staying there, but at no time did I feel anything other than a pilgrim being given the best of spiritual and temporal hospitality as I ...

I'm thinking of a jazzy title for this entry.

A travel blog entry by jamesonthevf201

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... he gave me the following morning, he also provided a number of useful tips and telephone numbers for the places on the route I've yet to visit. One last thing about Pilgrim Pete - for that is his radio monicker - is that he arrived at The Great St Bernard's Pass behind a slow plough on the 28th May, two days after the Pass officially opened this year. It certainly validates my decision to wait until the start of June to begin my journey.

The walk from Orbe to Lausanne ...

Memories of France #3

A travel blog entry by jamesonthevf201

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... a striking number were dedicated to St Peter, first Vicar of Rome. A case of selective remembering, perhaps.

The cathedrals were all open, with the exception of the one at Chalons-en-Champagne (day 20). They varied in size and architectural style but they all tended to have wonderful stained-glass windows.

I have to confess that a lot of the history of France was lost on me. This was partly because I couldn't translate the explanatory notes made available ...

Day 51: Sion to Vevey

A travel blog entry by jimboandsusan

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... 100% cold, nothing in between. Not what you want after cycling through the rain in the cold all day. If you want to dispose of stuff you need to purchase a garbage bag for another 1 franc, otherwise you have to take everything away with you. On the bright side, there was a restaurant at the campsite! After 9 years with Jimbo (yes, 9 years!) I thought I'd seen it all. But today I saw something I had never seen before... Jimbo scoffed a salad! Jimbo... a salad! If you know ...

St. Nicholas Pushes Santa Aside

A travel blog entry by bluetick1305

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... but we got a glimpse of St. Nicholas all dressed in white with a long white beard. It was definitely not Santa Claus but a figure that stood for something more holy. This procession dates back centuries and it was evident that we were apart of a very traditional Switzerland festival.

From that moment on, St. Nicholas went into the cathedral and then addressed the crowd of thousands from the ...

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This hotel, located on Avenue des Alpes, 1824 Caux-sur-Montreux , Monteux, is near Freddie Mercury Memorial, Lakeside Promenade Fleuri, Casino Montreux, and Gstaad.
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