Pierre & Vacances Residence le Thuria

Village de Charmettoger, Annecy, Haute-Savoie, Rhône-Alpes, 73700, France | Hotel
 

Travel Blogs from Annecy

Riding through the mist

A travel blog entry by glenn-sampson

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Woke up with high hopes of an early ride today looked out the window and could not believe how far down the mountain the cloud had rolled. Climbing big Cols was out of the question.

We took an early morning trip St Jean de Maurienne to stock up on supplies and have a coffee and croissant. The weather started getting worse so it was time for bread, cheese, salami and wine.

By the afternoon the rain stopped ...

Tour du Mont Blanc

A travel blog entry by orrs2014

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We just finished the tour du Mont Blanc - 180km, 3 countries, 9 days! Also some sore feet by the end...
actually it was probably some of the nicest hiking we have ever done - stayed in some lovely hotels and mountain refuges, ate amazing food each day, good wine each night!
Think Andy was a bit de estates to be in Chamonix in summer rather than winter, but ...

Beaten by the rain!

A travel blog entry by glenn-sampson

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Today the plan was to ride three or four cols, well that was the plan, the weather had other ideas.

I set off at 5.30am with just a light drizzle and if you have seen today's stage of the TDF you would know it became progressively worse.

I made it to Thones climbing the Col De Bluffy however by then I was soaked through. My rain booties and gloves had given up and became water capsules, I couldn't warm up and still had to climb over 1400 metres.

The Alps beat me ...

Mmmm...rest day

A travel blog entry by kochwebb

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... kilometers followed by long stretches of very gradual climbs, flats and downhills. The last 8km started in a skiing village and was really steep all the way to the top. The roads overall were in fairly poor condition and only wide enough for one car in the final 6km. I drove the car while Connie hung out the window snapping pics like mad. At around the half way mark in one of the valleys we passed a rather large fast moving river with ...

I've named my bike

A travel blog entry by kochwebb

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... 8217;s forecast was for some light rain but, while the clouds were low, the rain never appeared and it turned out to be a sweltering day. We had the typical breakfast and got ready to go. Today Connie decided to leave at the same time as me and would wait at the top of Col de la Madeleine, a 26km climb averaging 8% with a total climb of 1800m. The total distance from the hotel to our destination in St. Jean de Maurienne would be 85km.

Let ...

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This hotel, located on Village de Charmettoger, Annecy, is near Les Arcs, La Rosiere, Val Cenis, and Paradis Sport.
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