Hotel-pension Bois-Gentil

Gryon, Vaud, 1882 , Switzerland | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Gryon

Moving on

A travel blog entry by rogersgapyear

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... their beer. But I worried in vain because as I found out in France everyone brings drinks to the parties that are then shared with anyone at the party, making for a much more relaxed atmosphere. Although the first party was a dress up party the second wasn’t but nonetheless Jeremy and I kept our weird Japanese fighting costumes on and ran into the party Ninja style. At this party the people were really hitting the drinks and eventually they ...

Chateau Chillon and Vevey

A travel blog entry by alim58

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... staying. The afternoon sightseeing was a bit brighter.. We caught the bus to Vevey, the home of Charlie Chaplin and the original company office of Nestle. The Nestle office is a huge mansion and now houses a food museum with lots of interactive displays, cooking classes, art works to do with food and a shop and cafe. Vevey is a pretty lakeside town not as touristy ...

We went to France today!

A travel blog entry by alim58

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Who would've thought a 20 minute boat ride and we are in France ! We went from Lausanne over to Evian , where Evian water was first produced. A lovely old town set on a hill on the edge of Lake Lucerne. So quiet and peaceful, but it is the middle of a Winter and this area is booming in the Summer, not the Winter ! Yesterday was a big day and I didn't get to update as I was a wee bit tuckered out ! Sarah took us up the mountains via train and ...

Geneva and Montreaux

A travel blog entry by alim58

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... said it is quiet as out of season and some hotels close. Late afternoon we caught a train to Montreaux where Sarah is living. the trains are very clean and bang on time. Our hotel is beautiful. Built in 1890 it has lots of lovely architecture and lovely antique furniture . Sarah is planning our itinerary for tomorrow's sight seeing ! Watch this space ...

Journeys in Switzerland

A travel blog entry by 76onabike

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... It is a construction of incredible magnitude with a base of 200m thick, a length of 695m and a hight of 285m.
It collects the meltwater of 35 surrounding Glaciers from Zermatt to Val d'Herens.
Access to the top is possible on foot or by a cable car (our preferred option) A walkway is carved on the side of the mountain to almost the end of the lake.
In a veritable kingdom of contrast,our ...

 

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