Mercure Thalassa Aix-Les-Bains Ariana
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... the bikes was that we got lost, and ended up doing twice the distance as we doubled back to get on the right path. But it was worth the walking - one path went alongside some quite dingy houses whilst the other path went past beautiful villas and mansions. So our error meant we got to see both sides to life in Chambery! The main tracks to the hill top started from a park that was obviously dog lovers heaven (yes Maureen and Deb - you both would have loved it!!). There was mayhem as ...
Back to Chambery, and home about 6:00pm.
Had a dinner at a nice Italian restaurant tonight. As it is so close, there is a large Italian influence in this regions with many Italian restaurants.
Tomorrow, we do the drive to Nice. havent decided on the actual route yet, but they all say around 5 hours, so we should do it in about 8 - allowing for lots of little stops.
Left Paris yesterday, and caught the train to Chambery.
The trip is very easy - once you have travelledby train once, it is very easy to do in France.
My French lessons are starting to haunt me. I say something in French, and the locals start yammering on with something - they all talk at 100 mph, and I can't make out a thing they are saying. Speaking of which - they never ...
... century castle and ramparts are still evident. There are flowers everywhere.
Not to be deterred by the rain or the heavy traffic we headed on to Evian. It is right on the lakes edge and we enjoyed a stroll through the old village before heading home to pack.
... inside, and we contemplated returning tomorrow for a swim. We are not sure it it is worth the $20au entry for a swim, and then having to take our wet bathers and towel with us. We thought there must have been mass on at the church as the car park was full when we got there, but a quick peak inside revealed that the parishioners must have been availing themselves of the church car park for their city visit as nothing was happening inside. ...