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... side of lake Annecy. We caught up with them a couple of times and went with them for a drive up to the ski resorts of Megeve, Combloux and La Clusaz.....lots of cloud but not an inch of snow in sight, but Mont Blanc peeped above the clouds for a moment, to allow us a stunning photo and a break for a picnic lunch.
On our last day day in Annecy we hired a car and drove the 100km to ...
... child of a pizza quiche liaison, this was interesting but nice.
Dinner finished we debated the merits of another beer but with the temperature dropping further we made our way back to our nights accommodation which was cosy and warm. It didn't take long after this for our bodies and brains to slip into the much needed reprieve of a good sleep.
Our second day in Geneva started with a complimentary breakfast at our hotel after which ...
... place in Switzerland. Switzerland's chocolates have earned an international reputation for high quality with many famous international brands.
Switzerland is synonymous with mountains. Not only do they cover one third of the country's surface area, but they are also of major historical, geopolitical and economic importance. The mountains, for example, have been the selling point of the Swiss tourist industry for more than 100 years. If the Swiss want to ...
... how they were built and by whom.
We shared a Panini for lunch and each of us had a large beer. It was just perfect. We took our time getting back to the car, a little more window shopping... We got to our hotel just outside Geneva a whole lot easier than getting into the city. We are staying at an Ibis. It's new so it's quite nice and has everything we need for one night.
Tomorrow night we do a Chamber de Hote which will be a lovely ...
... ha, but after a few minutes I relaxed and took in the stunning views and executed a perfect landing.
In true style we consumed the local delicacies which included a mouth watering and very filling raclette, and fondue.
One of the following days we went for a day trip west of Annecy and weaved our way around the valleys to Thones, Le Grand Bornand and the ski village of La Clusaz. It was a classic European Alps setting that topped of an amazing long weekend away.