Travel Blogs from Grenoble
I'm writing this entry now at 10:30pm because if I don't I never will!! We have been so busy, I don't think we've stopped from the beginning of February, or even before that!! February half term was so busy! It was more crazy than Christmas. I felt like a dish washing machine! Leo and I stayed in the entire week to help Gill cook and I became an expert at baking cakes! I made caramelised ...
... 10 mins by a couple heading home to Grenoble.
All in all, it was a very positive experience and a great first hitchhiking experience for Laura.
Once in Grenoble, we ate some at a Thai restaurant and then went out to play pool with two of her friends from when she lived in Grenoble last year.
A great start to a great trip!
From Grenoble, with love,
... ll be too old
by then. (Nothing but the Olympics can make a 22-26 year old feel ancient.)
Second, I’m still not fully insured by the French government yet, and that
would not have been good were anything to actually happen. Lastly, it’s really
hard to clutch with a broken left leg or switch gears with a broken right arm.
(Yes, I’m still blaming all of my problems on manual transmissions.)
Ètoile in Bonhomme
... simultaneously, "Well, that was boring." Apparently we have learned a little bit since the last time. So we decided to make the trek to the blue side. Unlike the other two resorts, this one does not have a bus that goes between the slopes, but it is small enough that the lift, slope, lift path works fine. We very quickly find that the blues are also too easy for us and move on to the reds at the far end of the park.
One of ...
... and I got to go hors piste, or outside of the slope. The snow was all powder and super deep which made it a lot of fun and made me a lot more comfortable about falling since even my tumbles didn't hurt!
We stayed on this slope for a while until finally taking a chairlift to the mountain on the other side of the resort. This one was quite intimidating on the map as it has nothing but blue and mostly red lines drawn on it! ...