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... little villages, well this was that sort of country. Unfortunately like so much of France, this being a Sunday, most of the little shops and artisans studios in the Cite Medievale were closed, but the buildings, cemetry, city wall and cobbled streets were well worth going to see. Some of the buildings have foundation stones with inscriptions around 1706-1736 and the museum brochure we picked tells us that ...
... divine treats. I had a Raspberry tart, the boys had a chocolate eclair each, Mum & Dad also had the Raspberry tart and D had a chocolate croissant. We have never spent so much money on morning tea - it cost us over $55 Australian dollars, but it was worth every cent (especially to get warm and out of the rain!!). We then walked into the modern part of town where the shopping district is located. We had a look at a few shops, and then found a warm shopping centre to go into. I ...
... in these places). The next day, for something different, it was raining! So.....more playing cards as we all watch for the patch of clear sky to appear. Then, quicker than you can say "grab your jackets and scarfs and let's get out of here" we were gone! On a mission to the mountains to find more snow. Bernie had mapped out a drive around the lake again but much higher up. We head towards Albertville, which was the home of the 1992 Winter Olympics, before heading up to ...
... school) speak very well English. . Love the skiing, love the village, love the ease of access . Skiing looks relatively limited on paper but links to nearby Grand
Bornand and easy driving access to Chamonix/Megeve etc means you won't
I will not hesitate to recommend La Clusaz to anyone. Just come once, you fall in love with it ...
... amazing, perhaps more than 200 stalls throughout the long street. There is the old town reaching down to the lakeside and surrounding the two rivers which merge around the Palais de l'Isle. The lake is surrounded by the Aips and it's absolutely magical beautiful and about 40 km from the Swiss border. It is a perfect spot for romantic getaway, or family vacation.
I would recommend Annecy to anyone who is headed toward the Alps !!!
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center