Le Chateau de Candie
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... had to buy a new bag and explain that I didn't have smaller than 50 euro... in French. Which I still don't speak. "Pardon, pardon, merci beaucoup"
Luckily, I had a chance to redeem myself by going to Annecy, France for the afternoon. This is a super cute town about an hour away (by bus) that is particularly famous for its Vieille Ville (old city). The lake is also extremely beautiful (apparently they filter it) and is surrounded ...
... this year which daughter Chantalle arranged for me was excellent in helping me get the basics right and practice here is constantly improving my technique. Helen reckons I'm skiing particularly well considering my years, and it's true I can't say I've seen anyone else of my age on the slopes (maybe because they're more risk averse!).
Seemingly I had another brush ...
As I said, I was really worried about NYE and how I'd handle spending it without Cate by my side. Well as it turned out, I was fine. In fact the party we went to in the village café was one of the best NYE parties I've ever been to. The café had gone to trouble to create a really buzzy atmosphere with mood and strobe lighting, hundreds of balloons, a DJ playing very catchy and very loud music, and a youngish group of ...
... horizontal branches looked amazing.
La Clusaz was absolutely buzzing. The excitement was almost tangible with everyone seemingly out to enjoy the long awaited snow sports weather. But the cold was not something to be taken lightly. Restaurants and shops were stuffy and overheated, but once out in the open we had to be totally rugged up with all exposed skin well covered. Skiing with all this ...
Back to Chambery, and home about 6:00pm.
Had a dinner at a nice Italian restaurant tonight. As it is so close, there is a large Italian influence in this regions with many Italian restaurants.
Tomorrow, we do the drive to Nice. havent decided on the actual route yet, but they all say around 5 hours, so we should do it in about 8 - allowing for lots of little stops.