Les 4 Saisons
Travel Blogs from Cordon
What a day ! We drove 90mins to Lac Aiguebelette and had a wonderful day. By chance we were able to wander into the athletes area and cruised around all their tents. Just like a Sunday picnic, except, stationery bikes, kids paddling pools and rowing boats everywhere. We tracked down the Kiwi's and quickly took a photo and moved on. We watched the activity on the athlete's screen, went and saw the boats being weighed and really felt part of the action. ...
Did this three times, just for fun.
No luggage but rain on the first two runs over.
The last time was as I headed to france, via Italy.
Because it was sunny I got to see some of the mountains on the last run, just got wet and saw clouds the first day.
Also cyclists were out in the sun, and whilst the fella I chatted to at the top was enjoying his riding and meeting a friend there at ...
... his whole life in somewhere else) and I have a project to do on Sir Edmund Hillary. I enjoyed playing ball tag at school. That night, the three NZ families went out for dinner. School was great and especially because we have Wednesday's off. ...
... passed and then she brought his Coke! He had earnt it.
Due to the mountainous nature of the roads, we found ourselves in and out of several long tunnels. For some unknown reason, we all suddenly became 5 year olds, and continually sounded our horns, confusing all our European cousins driving alongside us.
As we approached the Italian border, we were in persistent mountain rain, which was actually quite refreshing after the previous days heat.
A small queue at ...
... round Apricot and pistachio? maybe some hand made chocolate? I can't decide, Perhaps I could do both tarts, doesn!t look like I'm getting lunch anywhere else today.
Bugger it's locked. Oh well, just have to drool. maybe it's open on the way back.
Saint Maurice de Rotherens is a tiny old town in the foothills with the most stunning mountain backdrop. The European mist (smog?) hides the best of the view, but it's still wonderful. so where are the signs to the walking ...
Other places to stay in Cordon
Les Darbaillet, Cordon | Hotelfrom $129
90 route de la Jorasse, Cordon | Hotelfrom $109
90 Route de la Scie, Cordon | 4 star hotelfrom $164
4080 route de Cordon, Cordon | Hotelfrom $185
2087 route des Miaz , Cordon | Hotelfrom $196
Les Miaz, Cordon | Hotelfrom $59