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Travel Blogs from Val d'Isère
... name of the trees/plants and where they originated from. There was a callistemon near the bananas that reminded me of our garden - except ours has white flowers, not red. We were wondering how they kept the lake so clean of debris (we'd come across a pile caught in a corner), when along came the boat with the cleaner (see photo). At one stage there was lots of noise - it was a swan flying in, neck extended and flapping and hissing ...
... Finding our hotel was another matter and took ages in the one way streets and the incompetence of our navigation.
We spend a quiet day - it is very cloudy on the top of Mont Blanc and we plan to wait until tomorrow for the visit.
... dominated by the train station. It handles 1 million passengers a year (many are students), roofing slate and scrap metal from the adjacent steelworks. The result is ugly, maybe reflective of the fact that until 2002 it was managed by military railway engineers! It reminds me of Newcastle or Woollongong circa 1970.
We can see Mont Blanc from our roof and plan to get closer to it ...
... the 600meters to the cable car station and luckily the next one was going in 10minutes. At $55euros each for the return trip (about $83) it was expensive but the views hopefully would be worth it. We got in the cable car with the other human sardines, and up we went on the first of two legs of our journey. The windows of the cable car were all scratched up from skis so badly that it was almost like looking through frosted glass. What we could see ...
There’s fast jazzy pop music playing at a clement volume from the café here which adds to the relaxed feeling at the end of the day. It’s that in between period between the daytime and night time activities. Which seems to involve either sitting outside a café, shopping or walking. None of it done with any ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed