Travel Blogs from Albertville
Okay, let's not be too harsh on Paris....the architecture is very pretty but just needs a good wash. The jokers out there will say that applies to her ladies also.....
We head on to Gare De Lyon Station, which is a bit more like the Paris one expects..a grande facade and quite impressive inside. There's plenty of street theatre to watch as the security guards round ...
... rain and had a wander around. Had hot chocolate and an icecream sundae in a shop that had been serving icecream since 1806. The old town is built around a central canal that takes the water from the lake to the valley behind. The intricate system in place to prevent flooding but also ensure that the canal is always full was very interesting to see. Just the small amount of rain we'd had that day saw the canal flowing very quickly and it made an wonderful sound. In the ...
Got up and had breakfast in hotel. Bread toast orange coffee. Lovely breakfast. Drove through beautiful mountains to Grenoble and then onto Annecy. Got hotel Best Western. Lovely room. Bought milk in Spar and food in garage. . Went for walk to old town. Had creeps. Cold Walked and sat by lake. Back to hotel. Lovely ...
... What we had: Escargots in cream, lemon sauce Pork terrine Pike and lobster mousse baked with pastry shell top in cream sauce Pork cheek, butt and foot in onion, artichoke sauce Creme brûlée Chocolate mousse Aperitif 5 fruits schnapps All for €54. Yes drinks included. Worth coming back just for this. We left Lyon with mixed feelings. The food was just awesome but its a big city and very divided into Old Town and business district. The old town area is pretty dirty ...
... weather. I only hope it continues for tomorrow. The hotel for tonight is in a stunning location and we saw paracenders landing in the field next door as we arrived. Another quick shower and down for dinner. Chicken again ! Very nice but I am craving a nice piece of fish. Tomorrow looks like a flat morning and a very hilly afternoon. Today's route and profiles : http://connect.garmin.com/activity/3754 ...
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