Residence Constellation Foret
Travel Blogs from Risoul
Wednesday May 14
Her take on the day:
The last few days have been a visual feast and today was no exception. We left Chasteuil this morning to drive to Briancon via the scenic route and that it was - up narrow goat tracks, across recently opened mountain passes and along rushing streams. We have now followed the Verdon River from the source in the Haute Alps of Provence to Lac de Sainte-Croix. There must have been ...
... inbetween some of the rolling hills. The resort was one of the biggest resorts that I have seen. Even if you stayed in the slopes the entire time, the resort seemed to go on forever. That coupled with the extent of uncharted backcountry gave an impression of unceasing terrain. Some of the backcountry areas were a bit above our level, but I still had a blast trying to tame it the best I ...
... twice as there were so many places to explore. Very different to Ruapehu, the only place I have snowboarded. Andy took us through some deep powder and we kept getting stuck! It took about 10min to get out coz the powder was so deep! We had an amazing day riding then that night we had a welcome party down at one of the bars. We knew some people from home on the trip so went to their room for a few pre drinks. The next day ...
... 8211; Hiking Part 1
une balise – way-marker
- chercher la balise – to look for the way-marker: Je cherche la balise
un belvédère – viewpoint
- aller au belvédère – go to the viewpoint: Je vais au belvédère
une carte – map
- regarder la carte – ...
... be the right direction and saw one almost immediately. We sat on the rocks and waited but no more appeared. Raewyn would never make a wildlife photographer as she hasn’t the patience to sit for more than 10 minutes. What we had taken, from a distance, to be bare white rock turned out, up close, to be rotting ice.
As it was cold (19 degrees), and we didn’t have the right clothes, we didn’t explore ...
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