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We left Sauvignone soon after 09:00 and took the autostrade to Turin and then onwards to Briancon. We stopped at Momtgenevre where relatively fresh snow had been swept for the road into piles on the car park. This was hard to believe as it was actually 20c with brilliant sunshine when we were there! The views of the Alps with snow covered tops, ...
... scallope gratin with frites and a green salad. We had a bottle of Savoie Mondeuse, a lighter red wine that neither of us had tried until today. It went very nicely with the meal. This is day 3 and that was bottle 3 so we might need to turn it down just a bit!
We skipped coffee and had an ice cream from the guy that recommended the restaurant to Stephne and then a circuitous walk back to the hotel where we're turning in for the evening.
... and October.We left the marina on September 25th, but going down the river Sega didn't seem to want to go at any great speed, we were unsure what was causing the problem which slowed us right down. In the evening we anchored in our normal place off the beach at Ile de Re but it took hours to get there due to the engine not running properly. After a good nights sleep we decided instead of sailing North straight away we ought to find out what ...
... traffic lights and removal of 75% of the zebras would be an ideal fix.
Out for dinner at a small place called Nota Bene, we enjoyed our meals, they were very flavorsome and beautifully presented yet moderately priced.
Back in our room we could hear the roar from the Musilac concert down at the lake, we must be 2km away but heard every minute.
Tomorrow Sue and I are going to indulge in the thermal baths and visit the Faure Museum,
... are really busy taking clients for a ride down to the valley floor, then back up on the ski lift to do it all again.
Back down to Chamonix now for the drive to Annecy.
We arrived about 2pm at the Hotel Kyriad which is situated in the old town. Some aspects of the hotel are ordinary....no elevator and our rooms are on the 2nd floor. Our room was tidy, if a little small, and the aircon worked.
Time to drop off the hire car ...