Maeva Residence Le Ruitor
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... but nowhere as dramatic or as satisfying as most I did
My hotel is
right in the centre of Megeve right on the motor vehicle free pedestrian walkway.
After a good soak in a hot bath I had a couple of beers sitting out the front
of the hotel right beside the walkway. Helen and John had warned me that you
almost had to wear a fur coat to promenade in winter in this village, ...
... With significant aid from Rene I was able to get to see lots of the Netherlands including the dykes, hookers in Amsterdam and the beautiful old heart of Leiden.
Amsterdam was awesome as we went for a lovely bike ride, saw some old buildings, looked at some hookers and then got stuck into some beers before, as one has to I suppose, a visit to a coffee house. Feeling somewhat confident after some beers I ripped through half of my ...
... entertained most of the time, though the occasional traffic lights at roadworks provided some dramatic viewing opportunities for me. Coming into Chamonix was really dramatic and H managed to find a great picnic spot next to a golf course (pics). Nice to stay in an hotel for a change, simplicity and anonymity oddly reassuring. Love to all again. ...
John, my brother in law and I had a magnificent day up at L'Aguille de Midi (3,841m) high above Chamonix followed by a three hour hike from the cable car's mid station to a glacier where we caught a little mountain cog railway back down to Chamonix.
We were very lucky; the weather was perfect, full sunshine and beautifully clear air. Great for photos. I'll enter more details once I have a little more time. I just wanted to get these photos up on the ...
... far below and waved so she knew it was me.
We glided smoothly in and landed in the grassy field. Great fun!
(I filmed the flight with a Go-Pro camera -- hope to add that video here in a few days)
Dinner that night at Chambre Neuf, a restaurant recommended in TripAdvisor. We had a very tasty salmon lasagna (much better than it sounds).
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Arc 2000, Les Arcs | 2 star hotelfrom $164
Arc Pierre Blanche, Les Arcs | 3 star hotelfrom $291
Arc 2000, Les Arcs | Hotelfrom $243
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