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... Even though there were a lot of not groomed pistes, the first day of skiing was enjoyable. The slopes weren't as great as it were in la Plagne or Sölden but it wasn't too bad either.
The second day however was a complete disaster. Somehow with the not-so-drastic snowfall most of the pistes were closed! You could see the ...
... help us with everything even translating for us on our arrival
with our hosts who we do not see or hear for the next 4 days.
Today we go up in the cable
car to the very top of Mont Blanc it is 3800 meters and quite a fast ride. I am
suffering from the altitude and it is very hard to breath and my lips are blue
by the time we get to the top. I struggle into the warmth of the ...
... all at once.
The early morning is brisk and bright and we stroll through the village admiring the colourful gardens and the cleanliness of it all. We will come back to Charmonix after we pick our son Ashley up from Geneva he is flying in from London where he is working for 2 years.We have not seen him for 8 months and we are looking forward to sharing our last week in France with him.
Off we go into Switzerland along a route that we do not have to pay ...
... their edges to look like the planks of wood were carved elliptical. The precinct was left open after closing for our group to allow the choir to sing for us in the chapel. Matthews’s documentary just gained a star scene as they gather under the old organ and sing songs like pan angelicas, and des profundis. The notes echo through the dense stone – these places were built for this music and many parents are in tears (happy ones)
Time to ...
... leash. Temperatures were falling quickly as I looked longingly at my arm warmers tied to my handle bars.... once again I don't have the skills to think about putting them on (I know I lost 20 seconds due to aero efficiency Lampros :) )
2:06..... I rounded a corner expecting yet another switchback and everything was done. Very unexpectedly it was all over. As a big smile crossed my face I took everything in. How many people do something like this? I may not be the fastest ...