Hotel La Chaudanne
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service
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... can't believe I actually got to experience it!
The first thing we saw when we got off the bus was a dog sledding team, I knew immediately that I would love it up there. The dogs were all so excited to get running and I was just holding myself back from going up and saying hi to all of them!
I spent the day snowshoeing around the mountains and got to see a few mountain ...
... hill, so much so that I ended up walking down that hill and picking up from there (I have awful form but my method was working most of the day). When I made it back down the hill and stopped, I decided it was time to stop doing things that could potentially hurt me and my clumsy self so I took my skis off and sat down in the town for awhile to just enjoy the scenery.
The resort has wifi surprisingly so I texted a few people to let them know I made it ...
... a pleasant hour or so doing some familiar and some new to me runs. Finally deciding to head down to the village I elected to take a previously unknown run right down to avoid the chairlift with its scanner. I did about the first 20% of this run then came on a sign indicating that the remainder of the run was closed.
A ski instructor I had pulled up beside said " Look It is no problem you can just ski across to the Glacier chairlift ...
... with the meals.
The sking is great and the mountain weather fluctuates from brilliant sunshine in cold crisp air to winds that whip the snow up and around you making visibility difficult and fingers vey cold. There are often cloudy, misty conditions in the morning but we have only had one day where the wind and driving snow closed all chairlifts. I have been suffering with "Man Flu" and have needed two trips to the Doctor for antibiotics, anti inflammatorys and an ...
... the heart of Vieux Lyon on the last day of the Festival of Lights. He was awesome. Leaving the performance, we could not believe how crowded the streets were already becoming and it was nowhere near dusk. Lyon loves a celebration!
After the Festival of Lights, the city still shimmers in Christmas lights and ...