Travel Blogs from Cordon
Paul's training has kicked in. The Ironman in Copenhagen is on 23rd August. Paul went up the valley this morning (on another beautiful day). We zipped to the weekend market and then headed off to Geneva to get a new rental car. We haven't found a car to buy yet, so need to take back our rental and exchange for a smaller version. Unfortunately the first rental car got dinged in the side (car park ding, we think). This ...
We finished another long day, from Champex, Switzerland. This is the northern most point on the TMB trail. About 3 hours into our hike, in the middle of a cow pasture high above the valley we encountered the Alp Bovine cafe! It was almost at the high point of our hike today. We had a sandwich and. Old drink there before continuing to Hotel De La Forclaz. The hike ...
... Edmond Hillary and Mt Everest. Then, Rob impressed us by showing us a piece of rock from the summit of Mt Everest. We whipped out to Lac de Passy, which is the only swimming lake we have found (Laurant at the bank told us about this place). It was filled with locals and being Saturday there was extra activity. ...
... settled into our rooms, had a shower and went into town and had a nice Pizza And drink. As there were no McFlurrys available, Phil and Paul decided to have an Italian Gelato. As they entered no-one was in the shop serving and then a young lady appeared who was very apologetic, clutching a large glass of white wine and one of red, although it appeared not to have been her first that evening.
Ian said to her "I will have a sip of your wine" and did with the red wine ...
PK & Bea Day 2
PK on Ray the explosive one, doing Action reaction , neck extension, lateral work it looks short in the neck and in high collection sitting trot. Ede. For quite a few laps circles changes of rein action reaction but high, perfect slow rhythm. Demi arrets, then a little more forward when he starts to relax, but not much. He is tense and extremely sensitive of this before a break rest stretch.
PK says if you relax him too ...
Other places to stay in Cordon
Les Darbaillet, Cordon | Hotelfrom $129
90 route de la Jorasse, Cordon | Hotelfrom $109
90 Route de la Scie, Cordon | 4 star hotelfrom $164
4080 route de Cordon, Cordon | Hotelfrom $185
2087 route des Miaz , Cordon | Hotelfrom $196