Travel Blogs from Combloux
... from the car and walking up just a few steps. Some small children fared worse than we, and were sitting on the ground, clearly not feeling well. After awhile we adjusted and looked out over the French Alps from several viewing decks before riding a lift/elevator the final couple hundred meters to the peak. The Alpine peaks were pretty pointy as compared to North American mountains. The views were spectacular, the weather ...
... hours we had a baguette, then walked 1hr down the mountain back to camp. In the afternoon we went to Chamonix and booked a guided tour for some hiking and mixed climbing up at Aiguille du Midi tomorrow morning. So excited!! We hired our gear, bought the most delicious pastry, met our guide, then took the bus back to camp. An awesome ...
... few of us went to Starbucks to get some coffee while we waited for others to get back from the bank. This Starbucks had the exact same drink menu, but we noticed that the pastries were much more elaborate than the ones we see at our Starbucks shops at home. The most interesting food that was in the window was a waffle! After the coffee break (and using the WiFi to update our families we had made it to Switzerland) we decided to walk and see what shops we would find. We found a really ...
... side....there are many places that the only way to pass is for one car to stop and back up.....hairy! But Lake Passé is beautiful, amazing reflections in the water and yet the water is crystal clear. Funny part of day was an Indian (fully American looking) rode down to waters edge on horseback.....what tha? ...the horse drank and off he rode. Today marked the last day of Chris in his 50's ...the big 60 ...
... efficient, clean and on time. It is truly a great way to see Europe. You can meet some interesting people and see the old world at the same time. The conductors are nice for the most part. We have only witnessed one squabble between a conductor and a passenger and that was today. Neither one of us could understand the entire conversation, but it appeared to us that a young lady thought she was entitled to be in first class and the conductor ...
Other places to stay in Combloux
149 route du Vernay, Combloux | Hotelfrom $27
57, route de l'Epine, Combloux | Hotelfrom $73
1018 Route De Saint Gervais, Combloux | 2 star hotelfrom $87
253 Route Du Bouchet, Combloux | Hotelfrom $204
300 route de la Cry, Combloux | Hotelfrom $143
Chemin Du Champet, Combloux | Hotelfrom $177
1191 route du Feug, Combloux | 3 star hotelfrom $108
721 W Belmont Ave, Chicago | Hotelfrom $84