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Friday 18th September 2015
In terms of weather, a re-run of yesterday, ie rain in the morning, clearing to a very pleasant afternoon.
As soon as the sun appears, we set out on our bicycles.
There are excellent cycle tracks along the lake, it is an old railway line, so, no serious gradients. It is also traffic free, but, you do have to watch out for the "real" cyclists, whizzing along on their racing bikes.
... the planes. In the second crash there was apparently a container of 200 monkeys in the cargo and although there were no human survivors apparently several monkeys were found playing in the snow.
The glacier is huge! We have been admiring the tongue of ice for two days but up close it is massive.
We decided to take the quick autoroute rather than the slow scenic village drive and even this was a lovely drive- especially close to Chamonix. There was a ...
... the tram back to Geneva CBD, walked around the lakeside, had a drink lakeside then back to room for a rest. Dinner at Chinese restaurant opposite the train station. Went to Brittania pub for a show - ACDC cover band, not very good. Very cold ...
Breakfast in room, picked up our tickets from the train station and changed some money from CHF to Euro. Walked to lake Geneva, took a boat ride on the lake - very cold out on the lake. Lunch at Burette Les Bains, a hidden gem on Lake Geneva. Walked to Old Geneva Town then back to our room for a ...
... mountains, and typical pretty French scenery. If our highways were created to easily facilitate a nuclear evacuation of cities, Switzerland's were made to get you places while enjoying the scenery, and France's were made to remind you what it felt like to travel by covered wagon. All windy roads and ENDLESS ROUND-ABOUTS (rotaries, whatever). Nonetheless, the drive was beautiful, and France and Switzerland - besides Geneva - are covered ...