Ibis Lyon L'Isle d'Abeau
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... colours of the trees and the brilliant green of the grass was amazing.
E failed to get any lunch as we discovered that 11:11 is a bank holiday in France and everywhere was closed! So we arrived at the hotel at 5:00 pm and were starving! We checked in and the owner kindly provided us with pate and bread and a glass of red....perfect!
... 2 days in Geneva, was right at the pre-arranged gate 2 departures area when we pulled up, perfect timing!
Lyon was interesting with many things to see and do and we didn't accomplish as much there as we had hoped in our two long busy days, but it was so hot and so large that we looked forward to cooler days in the mountains, coming up!
We have been so busy that I haven't transferred any photos yet - but will fill in the gaps with photos later! ...
... of Lyon) turned out to be a delightful old walled town tracing its history to the 13th century. There are cobblestone streets with stone and half-timbered houses, a lovely picturesque and historic town.
We strolled around in the afternoon sunshine, sampling the local pastry specialty (called Galettes - They were selling like hot-cakes!). The fortified church that formed part of the city wall was especially interesting - it has very narrow stained ...
... line to get a ticket to Le Sentier, our destination. Something we weren't able to arrange in France obviously. We are told there are three train changes, sometimes with minutes to get between platforms ... We would have been a bit daunted, except that the lovely man behind the counter printed out tickets with each station, all the times of arrival and departure and all the platforms we arrived on and had to get to, it was ...
... fed and in bed, Ayden became increasingly worried that his Dad had been ‘scammed’, whilst I was simply miffed that he had taken so long…. Upon his return, my miffedness faded as I saw the look on his face, which depicted a very arduous experience. I quickly changed my tune, complimenting him on what an amazing job he had done at shopping….crisis overted.
We had dinner and then went to bed, knowing that we had another long day of travelling ahead of ...