Residence Park&Suites Divonne Geneve Airport
Travel Blogs from Divonne-les-Bains
... and gave us an opportunity to meet the new people that had arrived today. There are 12 new ones so we are now 18 as we head out on the final leg. James (yellowshoes), who I met on last years L2P, has now joined us so it will be nice to ride with him in the forthcoming days. Tomorrows ride contains 2 mountains to climb so it was a teetotal evening and early to bed in ...
... 8pm. Decided to go past my intended stop to try and work up a day in advance so that I can have a rest day when Glynice comes. Passed through Lausanne, good views over the lake from fancy tower. Another dusk arrival at a campsite. If one of these is full I am going to be in trouble. Again no food but this time they phoned for a takeaway pizza for me. Magic. Had the self control to leave a couple of pieces for ...
... lunch we had a 5 mile decent followed by the last 5 mile climb which led us to the top of Col De La Faucille. We met at the top of the mountain in a warm coffee shop and waited for everyone before tackling the 20 mile decent into Geneva. We ended up waiting for 14 who got lost on the mountain so we were there for 3 hours before leaving for the last 20 miles into Geneva. We finally arrived ...
... on to the motorways where maximum speed limits at 130 kph but most exceeding that. We sat on about 110 and were comfortable, although rain falling and fog made it a little challenging. Our Sat Nav in the car was a blessing. At the half way mark we introduced David into the drivers seat with Liz as navigator. At this stage we heard Tony had us back in power and the Power had trumped Collingwood.
... sand shoes for 35 euro. This is the first thing I've bought! Another lovely boat ride home and an early night with room service in bed - I ordered perch (fish) and apple strudel for dessert. The fish was lovely, but it was really just a fillet with chips on the side. The strudel was also nice, with ice cream and vanilla sauce, but really - just strudel and ice cream. The price all up, including an apple juice? 60 francs - that is NZ$80! I'll charge that one to the ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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