Residence Les Arcs 1800 Lagrange Classic
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... hotel at Kristiansand instead of Kristiansund - the two towns being 200 miles apart - but we live and learn). I knew everything was fine - but you know how it is .... trepidation set in. Then we arrived and the sign read
"St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet" (spelling might be wrong). Only the French! On timetables it could be anything.
Arrived at the hotel not much after 19.00. No sightseeing here. Had dinner at the hotel.
Tuesday June 3
His take on the day (and her photos):
It was a quick drive up from Aosta, only about an hour, leaving Italy behind, travelling through the Mont Blanc tunnel (11km) and exiting into ...
Sunday June 1 and Monday June 2
Days 39 and 40
His take on the day:
The drive from Davos was quite long and a bit tiring for an old man!. We went South again, through the 6.6km long San Bernardino Tunnel, nearly down to Milan, cutting the edge of Lake Como, then finally back into the Italian Alps just 20km from France. The final hour was horrendous with ...
... more climb to make, inside a lift to the observatory. This lift takes about 10 people and is literally a hole drilled straight up in the mountain. Once at the top I could immediately feel the effects of the 3842m altitude. I was feeling dizzy and my centre of balance was funny and I also felt a little short of breath. The temperature here was minus 7, but after our stuffy climb in the cable car it didn't seem too bad. I wouldn't want to stay outside too ...
... hotel manager, and just as well he suggested it as we were lucky enough to book the last table. It was a great restaurant, with a sort of degustation menu. We ordered the 4 course menu de jour, and with it we were also served complimentary aperitifs and petit fours, so with coffee/tea, it ended up being a 7 course dinner. And very well priced except for my cup of tea...it cost €6.50 (~$10), where else in the world would a cup of tea cost more than a bottle of ...
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