Travel Blogs from Chamonix
Thursday was a beautiful day
and I decided to head up into the mountains to check a few famous ski
resorts. I got in the car and worked my way down the valley on my
way to the ski resort of Megeve, according to the GPS, about an hour
drive away. I took the highway to the bottom of the valley and
French Alps 2009
I will start by bringing
everyone up to date as to what my travels have been since the summer
trip to France and the Isle of Guernsey. Charlie and I traveled to
the island of Majorca off the coast of Spain in the middle of
September. I did not blog as internet access was …
Up relatively early for us today, looked out the window and saw... lots of clouds. Oh great, so we stuffed around a bit, had our showers, looked out the window again and amazingly all of the clouds had vanished, the sun was shining and we could see all the way to the Aiguille Du Midi (the pointy thing on the top of the mountain). So we quickly ran …
As mentioned, we arrived in Chamonix at about 10.00am. We decided to go straight to the hotel and see if our room was ready. Not knowing how big Chamonix was or how many hills lay between us and our hotel, we decided to take a taxi to take care of our 2 big heavy suitcases, which are getting heavier and heavier after each kak store! The taxi driver …
... all yellow, white and purple......Spring has arrived in BSM.
Several times this year we have noticed the most stunning designs in the snow, generally created soon after a snow fall. They are often geometric shapes of about 100m x 100m, so quite large. When we stopped one day to view one of these designs, someone else who had also stopped to look at them, told us that they were done by a man on foot. He thought the man may be autistic. Since then we have seen ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility