Hotel Les Cimes
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... s natural beauty 100% and tourism 60%. Lake Geneva is enormous and looks so pretty when the sun is shining and you can see all the boats, marinas, mountains surrounding the city, parks, water jet, and buildings in Old Town. The only downside was that nothing was open! My friend, Medha and I spent hours walking around and noticed most restaurants or tourist sites such as the ferries and cable car were closed (it was Tuesday afternoon!). We also tried to ...
... was going to be expensive, but I had no idea how expensive. Fish and Chips for 33 francs ( about $40) and everything else from burgers to pasta at least 23 francs. Finally I ended up at the grocery store, where I was able to buy a pasta salad, a giant soft pretzel, an iced tea and a Swiss chocolate bar, all for 7 francs!
I spent the night in my hostel room talking with the two Dutch girls in my room.
I fell in love with La Clusaz from that date I arrived. I found La Clusaz friendly and hardly see concrete block. Restaurants are plentiful
(on the slopes and in the resort centre. Plenty of varied
skiing (for the novice, children, adults, and for any serious skiers). You hear lots of English speaking people around and even many French (ski and ...
... amazing, perhaps more than 200 stalls throughout the long street. There is the old town reaching down to the lakeside and surrounding the two rivers which merge around the Palais de l'Isle. The lake is surrounded by the Aips and it's absolutely magical beautiful and about 40 km from the Swiss border. It is a perfect spot for romantic getaway, or family vacation.
I would recommend Annecy to anyone who is headed toward the Alps !!!
... you that, I have to talk to my supervisor again."
But only for a few minutes.
"We are still not entirely sure what has happened to your booking, so we'll just leave you on the flight to LA" "But how much surcharge??" "No extra charge."
I didn't think I heard correctly, so I asked again but got the same answer.
That was amazing news so I asked her to send me a written confirmation of that via email.
She said she had already ...