Hotel Les Cimes
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... North into France to Evian. I didn't see anything particularly stunning that makes their water better than anywhere else, but it is a nice town at the foot of the mountains and was worth a visit. Our final day was pretty much a washout, but fortunately our AirBNB guy has a massive TV and so we had a chillout day, catching up on some schooling, playing Monopoly and watching a couple of movies. Next stop, back into France to Champagne. :-)
... through. When I was out shopping, I found a bottle of wine from my cousin Laurence’s vineyard and of course had to purchase it – I mean how many times can you say you bought your cousin’s wine?!?! I gave the bottle to Sandra as a thank you and she thought it was “très cool” that my cousin has her own vineyard ;-)
Words for the Day:
"No one looks stupid when they're having fun." - Amy Poehler
... provides, strengthens my desire to live near the water... someday :-)
Last night, after staying inside and keeping warm and dry for a few days, I decided I needed to get out. I discovered the Blues Association of Genève online and decided to check out the weekly performance at the Brasseur des Grottes, just a short walk from where I am staying. It was a really neat atmosphere and ...
... br> In the past I have been less than kind to France. My view was based on our previous visit in 2010 where we stuck pretty closely to the major towns and south coast on the Mediterranean. This time we spent our time in the smaller rural villages and paralleled the coast through
rural and mountain areas. Whilst most of the villages are so depressing it’s a wonder the locals don’t top themselves after their morning coffee, some are real gems. The scenery through ...
... s a thing here, I don't know. Maybe it’s all about extremes – you either get a miniature cup of coffee, or a giant bowl; no in-betweens.
We were a little concerned when we started driving towards le Grand Bornand – the thermometer in the car read 18°C as we left the hotel. It got down to "only" 11 once we arrived in the village, but for 9 o’clock in the morning, this sort of heat didn’t bode well for the skiing ...