Hotel L'Aigle Rouge
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... hotel at Kristiansand instead of Kristiansund - the two towns being 200 miles apart - but we live and learn). I knew everything was fine - but you know how it is .... trepidation set in. Then we arrived and the sign read
"St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet" (spelling might be wrong). Only the French! On timetables it could be anything.
Arrived at the hotel not much after 19.00. No sightseeing here. Had dinner at the hotel.
... 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.
... and picked the lunch special - a baked cheese, potato and bacon pot with a side salad, and followed with profiteroles - yum! The profiteroles ended up being filled with ice cream and covered in chocolate sauce. While waiting for the bill I consulted Mr Google about the cable car and found where it was and that tickets could be bought without booking. I think we waited about 30 mins for the waiter to bring us our bill - once again - no rushing the French! ...
... home tomorrow. Driving in the rain will not be pleasant though.
There’s a gentle breeze. Kids on trikes. Mums with buggies. Patient dogs waiting while their owners stop and chat. The odd person on a bike. The odd person with skis on their shoulder. There are a few more dressed-up people round here ie not wearing ...
... puffed out. I passed my ski exam. I got a badge for doing my exam. My teacher’s name is Jean Francois.
By Will Carder
Huge thanks to Tilly for organising a fantastic holiday. This has been a tremendous highlight for us all (Yes Kelly has finally convinced me that skiing is a fun holiday). Both Kelly and I loved spending time with the Tilly and the ...
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