Hotel Les Cygnes
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Non-smoking rooms
- Non-smoking hotel
- High-speed internet in room
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Les Cygnes Évian-les-Bains
Travel Blogs from Évian-les-Bains
Today I had lunch with an old friend of mine, one of the last people I still know at my first employer. We remembered the "good old days", and we caught up with the kid's stories. I realized that his youngest is now 15; the last time I saw him, he was ...
Today we decided to go check out the old part of Bonn. So we decided to head out again with Phil. We said good bye to Phil on the train and he headed to his UN meetings. We rode the train a few more stops.
We got off the train and made our way to the old Bonn. It's really beautiful. The area looks like what I think of in regards to German architecture. Not too far from the metro stop is ...
... and tour volunteers. Their enthusiasm oozes! I got a gold star for remembering my O'level physics and Fleming's left hand law. At CERN they are accelerating protons at 99.999999% of the spread of light! We went to see the cryogenic testing hall. They were testing the magnet and accelerator parts down to -255 degrees C. Apparently some magnets weren't tested a few years ago and it caused 50 magnets to melt because the superconductors overheated. 3 years downtime! It does ...
... there were two benches, and the street. *************.
I immediately started to panic. Of course, all I saw were men. Then I stepped outside the train station, and there were 0 stores open. Obviously, it's Switzerland, not New York. I literally had nowhere to go for the next four hours. I had to stay out here until 5 AM.
I started getting angry at myself for not checking the stations, only assuming, being so impulsive, and putting myself in a ...
We arrived in Geneva by train from Stresa (about 3 hrs) after a wonderful ride through the Swiss countryside – mountains, snow, rivers and little villages. One surprising thing we saw was the amount of vineyards at the foot of the snow-topped mountains. Switzerland is not exactly known for producing wine but they certainly grow a lot and apparently drink most of it themselves so do not export a great deal.
Geneva has been disappointing. It ...