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... you kind folk. Merci beaucoup! So much so, I decided to turn down the offer of an elelphant just this afternoon even though I had been reliably informed they have a history of helping people cross the Alps.
I'll close now as it's going to be an early night for me. I expect it will be a long, arduous day similar to the first day through the Pyrenees last year. Let's see if I can beat 11 hours this time.
Postscript: I've ...
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 ...
... The pics will tell you the story, simply breathtaking. Even the "step into the void" with its 1000m fall below held no fears.
We stopped for a coffee at 2000 odd metres where their is a coffee shop complete with Donkeys,
After our descent we toured around the picture postcard perfect town of Chamonix ...
... Great work on Sixt’s part indeed. Connie made friends with some of the locals in the restaurant while she was waiting for help. They were very helpful with lending her their cell phones and the bartender kept her coffee full.
Meanwhile for me the restaurant at the hotel was closed, but luckily the bar was open and the Germany-France game was on to keep me amused, although it was difficult to cheer my team on with all the Frenchies ...
We awoke to the sounds of Hugo, Hanno and Isa's 2 1/2 year old son, having breakfast. Good thing because we would have slept in otherwise. Today was our drive day to Cluses,France and I wanted to get on the road by 8am, which is 9am Connie time. Time with Connie has taught me that if I want to do something at a particular time,subtract an hour and plan for that. We got everything loaded up, had a bite to eat, and were on our way ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed