Travel Blogs from Annecy
What a lovely town. It is also called the Venice of the Alps, which as you can see from the pictures refers to the numerous canals running through the city. Did not learn exactly when this town was founded but it is certainly well over 1000 years of age. We got up around 8 and went for a tour of the old city which was just getting ready for market …
My angel of a friend Meg came to visit me for a week in April. We had an awesome time exploring and she was a good sport since she came during my finals week she had to put up with me stressing out a little bit. While she was here we went to a little town north of here called Annecy. The town is surrounded by mountains and is currently in the …
We sadly left Chamonix and vowed to return there in the winter, and drove to Annecy. Annecy was kind of a repeat of Prague, beautiful old city, on the water, with canals... we were kind of sick of that scene by then. They are applying to have the 2018 Olympics there, with the ski events at Mont Blanc. It would be a nice venue for sure.
After spending one day in the beautiful city of Geneva, I've observed a few things:
1. Geneva is very similar to France; specifically the architecture, food, and language.
2. More Swiss people speak English and are willing to use it than in Paris.
... Victorinox Swiss Army Knife Store.
During the afternoon, the weather was beautiful so I walked along the lake for four hours. It was amazing to see the view of the lake, the boats, the old town building and the mountains in the background. The weather was so beautiful out, three Swiss men decided to do an extended polar bear dip with laps in the lake.
Dinner that night was hard to find. I knew going ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsNouvel Hotel Annecy
Un hotel assez agreable mais il n'y a pas des lumieres dans le couloir alors on ne pouvait pas trouver notre chambre.
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