TripAdvisor Reviews Les Acureuils Aosta
Travel Blogs from Aosta
... br> In the past I have been less than kind to France. My view was based on our previous visit in 2010 where we stuck pretty closely to the major towns and south coast on the Mediterranean. This time we spent our time in the smaller rural villages and paralleled the coast through
rural and mountain areas. Whilst most of the villages are so depressing it’s a wonder the locals don’t top themselves after their morning coffee, some are real gems. The scenery through ...
... for beautiful views of the surrounding mountains, a couple of paragliders, and the fresh new snow on all the peaks.
This will be our last entry for this trip! If you've been reading along - thanks! We have had a wonderful trip and enjoyed the company of good friends Cindy and Ted McCord on these last 2 weeks of it!
Bonsoir for now! (off to have some raclette and tartaflette for dinner!)
... Le Prarion, both Dean and I were excited to see where the ski slopes were before it gets covered in snow, and the view of the valley was amazing. The following day we rose early and headed into Chamonix, with our fingers and toes crossed we were praying that the famous Aiguille Du Midi gondola was open, this is because the day before it closed while we were lining up due to strong winds. We all crammed into ...
Today is the
second last day of my holiday so I felt I should do a heavy hike as it is to be
my last one. I’m now in a hotel in Megeve, a fairly upmarket village
particularly in the ski season about 30 kms from Chamonix. It is also only an
hour’s drive from Geneva which makes the return of my rental car on Sunday
prior to joining my flight home that much easier.
As all the
... amazing. There is also a tunnel that runs through the mountain and has you coming out the other side in Italy. We enjoyed the beautiful mountain scenery and took in the crisp mountain air. We were getting spoiled. It was surreal taking day trips to these amazing little European towns. Then driving back to the ...