Hotel-pension Bois-Gentil

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

Winter Work

A travel blog entry by gdandpj2013 on Jan 08, 2015

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... guests ready to depart. Yep, making sure they are packed, have returned hire gear and that they have car keys and passports etc for tomorrows journey. And we have to check again in the morning.
Sunday is transfer day. Guests out about 1030am, then the whole place has to be cleaned from top to bottom, 5 course dinner prepped, tables laid, afternoon tea laid out, before 4.30pm when the next lot arrive. The standard is there should be no trace of the previous lot when the ...

Refugio Elizabetha to refuge Bethone

A travel blog entry by judilawler on Aug 08, 2014

19 photos

... balconies, beautiful wildflowers & easy walking wth wondeful views of the snow mountains.  Refuge Bethone was crowded, but some of us had a good room with our own bunk & a bathroom!!! Dinner was very communal, lots of pasta, bread & wine. Julie & I had to stop twice on the way back from the dinner hut to our hut. A very social night ...

Bethone to Elena

A travel blog entry by judilawler on Aug 08, 2014

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Oops, no notes again! Refuge Elena quite new and modern. Large dorms but partitioned into bunks of 4. Located on a high ridge overlooking the valley, where we had a long break and arvo tea. Met some interesting groups of Italians, see the funny hats. It seems that all of Italy has these 2 weeks off, so the trails and refuges are full. Dinner in a lovely dining room, food pasta as usual. ...

Alps

A travel blog entry by paulausman on Apr 21, 2014

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... the way.

Once I arrived, I was greeted by wonderful hosts. They are a young couple from the UK that have a 10 month old baby and live here running the business. I got settled in, took a walk up to the nearest village because all the stores in Gryon were closed because it was Easter Sunday. Luckily I found a small patisserie that sold some other little things I put together for dinner. The rest of the night was just me ...

Journeys in Switzerland

A travel blog entry by 76onabike on Jul 17, 2013

1 comment, 18 photos

... was to climb to the summit of the Glacier des Diablerets at 3000m. and experience our first contact with the snow. From the summit we walked for about an hour to reach the Quille du Diable (Devel's keel) a straight up rock formation at the end of the walk from which point we could see the valley some 1500m below.
After lunch and soaking the sun on our deck chairs, we chose to return with the snow bus, ...

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