Travel Blogs from Combloux
... what I had suspected, that I was carrying about 5kg of excess baggage after a month in Italy. Operation boot camp has kicked in with awesome running paths along the river and the crazy prices are well timed so we have just been having 1 meal a day.
Our luck with good weather continued early on with our arrival and first full day having very clear sky and 18 degree max's which by all accounts is unseasonably warm. We spent day ...
... to join them for lunch. Their youngest granddaughter (my cousin once removed), Norah, is staying with them for the week and so I was finally able to meet her! She just turned 5 and is absolutely adorable! I watched as her and Uncle Jack played “War” – it was too freaking cute! We had a nice lunch together and as always, I greatly enjoyed Aunt Danielle’s fabulous cooking. After lunch, I headed home so I could spend ...
Continued to head south of Madrid to Spain's Mediterranean coast to visit a desert area where many of Hollywood’s classic westerns were made in the old days. We were told it was an area worth visiting by a couple of Germans we bumped into. By Australian standards pretty ordinary, but for Europeans something quite different.
We followed the coast in a north east direction towards France for a while but quickly lost interest. This is not to say that there ...
... 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 ...
... Geneva unencumbered.
Back on the train for about 8 minutes to get to the city centre and we were set. Immediate difference was that everyone was speaking French instead of German, which makes sense as we were right on the French border. Geneva quickly showed us it too is a very pretty place as as we strolled from the station down to the spectacular lake (everywhere in Switzerland seems to have its own lake?). The water was crystal clear with water ...
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