Chateau De Divonne

pres de Geneve, Divonne-les-Bains, Rhône-Alpes, 01220, France | 4 star hotel
Prices starting from $214.00
 

Travel Blogs from Divonne-les-Bains

Day 54: Chamomix and Mont Blanc

A travel blog entry by jimboandsusan

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... were ice caves. We thought we were going to naturally occurring ones, but no, they are actually drilled out each season. Artists sculpt the ice into tables, chairs, polar bears, stuff like that. We lost two people on the tour which the guide was quite upset about. He had mentioned it was a 200 euro taxi fare back from Chamonix to Geneva! But there were initially four people who were initially missing from our leaving point. As we ...

Day 53: Geneva

A travel blog entry by jimboandsusan

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... inside were all booked out, but we think we saw some hadrons... We were interested to find out that the 27km circumference underground tunnel doesn't go under the mountains at all - just under the countryside near Geneva. Apparently it's 100m below the ground! We found ourselves standing above the Atlas detector. We enjoyed reading and hearing about how they use the accelerator to re-create the high-energy environment shortly after the ...

Memories of France #3

A travel blog entry by jamesonthevf201

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... where Napolean Bonaparte made his First Holy Communion.

While not on exactly the same historical scale, in Besancon I found myself in a town square that could claim to be the birthplace of not one but three famous people. The first two were the Lumiere brothers, who were at the forefront of developments in movie cinematography techniques. The town makes less of a 'son and dance' about their achievements, however, than it does about their most famous son...Victor Hugo ...

Day 52: Vevey to Geneva

A travel blog entry by jimboandsusan

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... and we seized this opportunity to get the tent packed up, and soon enough we were on our way. Our legs warmed up quickly, as we rode uphill immediately to leave the campsite. Up, up and up into the vineyards on the hill high above the campsite. After a fair bit of climbing, we reached the spot we were at yesterday, where I thought the climbing would end. It didn't. Up, up, and up. Then super steep down. Then super steep up, possibly the steepest ups ...

Just Divine

A travel blog entry by team_rackers

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... the Jura and vineyards on our left. There was also some industry interspersed, particularly as we got closer to Lausanne. We arrived back this afternoon and had a nap before slowly getting ready for dinner. As it was a Michelin starred restaurant, we all dressed for the occasion (to the extent that our limited clothes allowed). At dinner the girls said 'bonsoir' and 'merci' very politely. There were other families with children there all behaving impeccably, and I explained ...

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This 4 star hotel, located on pres de Geneve, Divonne-les-Bains, is near Swiss National Museum - Chateau de Prangins and Chateau de Coppet.
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