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Travel Blogs from Leysin
... flickering on the pist maps. There was only one slope left open in Les Grands Montets area and it wasn't groomed at all. So after having skied there twice we took off our ski boots (which is another big trouble) and we drove off to Brevent-Flegere once again. It was time for la Flegere that day. Most of the pistes were closed there too but ...
... had the time of his life. He is at one with this magnificent car.
The St Bernard pass is very cold but stunning in its
desolation. Lots and lots of motorbikes on the roads and all of them giving us
the foot wave as we let them through on the tiny twisting road. We return to
our chalet to shower and change, we have been invited next door for drinks. Louise and Jamie are the most fantastic
... The road winds beside a huge mountain lake and the panorama is mind blowing with snow on the very tops of the mountains behind the lake. Tiny villages are dotted all along the lake and it looks just like a postcard it is so beautiful.
We are not sure when we crossed the border as we do not see a sign at all. But we notice that the number plates on the cars whizzing by us are quite different as we make our way into Geneva. The traffic is very heavy and ...
... in New Jersey than Europe. But today the sun blazed through and there are small portions of time when you can actually see blue skies. This morning was the first time I had a full view of the snow-capped mountains. It never gets old. It is incredible how breathtaking these views are.
Today, we've got the Aigle Wine Festival after lunch, amidst much ...
I slept really well last night and did not want to get up this morning. I did finally drag myself out of bed and got to Savoy in time to have breakfast with Ken and Cheryl. They came by my classroom after breakfast and used my computer for a few minutes, then they gave me their remaining francs, said goodbye and left for Germany. I gave my classes each a quiz today, then let them watch a movie for the rest of class. My first hour was pretty bad today. They were really ...
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Route du Belvedere, Leysin | 3 star hotelfrom $76
Chemin de la Source 2, Leysin | 3 star hotelfrom $154
Route des Ormonts, Leysin | 2 star hotelfrom $87
Rue du Commerce 49, Leysin | 2 star hotelfrom $110
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