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Travel Blogs from Villard-de-Lans
... find a bargain) and was closing down. The owner told me economy was the issue – I asked him which counties used to come here in summer and he said England "no more..." Another unfortunate impact of the economic situation... Then I rode further up the mountain on a single track road – as I climbed above the ski resort the mountain skyline opened up huge vistas. The view was amazing and words alone will struggle to provide an adequate description. The vistas made me ...
... behind who thought they were Sebastian Loeb. The church was indeed very old and dated back to 1123, some signs of a troubled town with some vandalism and a Ferme hotel. The huge massif and mountains that housed twisties and my destination rose out of the valley and could be seen from 150 km away, daunting indeed. Having stopped so frequently I now approached ...
We travelled from Chamonix to Annecy, which is a very pretty holiday destination, with lots of holiday makers swimming, boating, playing in the park & shopping. The parks we have seen are beautifully kept this one had several small vegetable gardens & lots of large pots of flowering plants. We arrived driving around a large lake (it is about 40kms) through an avenue ...
... from the temperature!
Thank F&#* that we were on a grass pitch this time, and not one of the sucky stone pitches that we've dealt with all trip!
Up and through the showers, a little warmer! I arrived back to the tent to find Emma had a brilliant idea and had started to cook omlettes! Wow, she is a good one! :P With that and a cup of coffee we got in the car and started moving!
Back roads are so much nicer to travel by, and today was ...
... we would have to wait a further 45 minutes. We slipped into Bourg du Oisans for a coffee and croissant. Then rolled back to the bus. The drive was amazing up to the lauturet. Climbing 2000 vertical metres. Dave had his first experience with a French squat toilet and came back out to ask for instructions of how to use it. The climb from Lauturet was breathtaking, ...
Other places to stay in Villard-de-Lans
Villard-de-Lans | 3 star hotelfrom $150
124 Place Pierre Chabert, Villard-de-Lans | Hotelfrom $130
53 Rue Albert Soboulf, Villard-de-Lans | Hotelfrom $93
150, rue des Jeux Olympiques de 1968, Villard-de-Lans | Hotelfrom $146
Bois Barbu, Villard-de-Lans | 2 star hotelfrom $98
220 av Nobecourt, Villard-de-Lans | 3 star hotelfrom $156
158, Avenue du General de Gaulle, Villard-de-Lans | Hotelfrom $88