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Talloires to Lyon to Domme! An early morning taxi ride into Annecy to catch our train to Lyon. It was a two hour scenic trip, some of it trailing a large lake. We arrived in Lyon at about 10.30am on a very hot day and wandered aimlessly for a while until we found our way across the two rivers into the old city. We had a lovely pasta lunch at an Italian restaurant and then made our way ...
Awoke to another glorious day. Who would have known we had such a wild and explosive storm last night. The water was calm but there was remnants of leaves and branches strewn in the water. Today we had a croissant and shared a custard and sultana snail and a cafe crime at the bakery. Preferred breakfast at our other breakfast cafe. Meeting back with Susan and Ange who were having breakfast at l'Abbaye we set off on a bike ride around part of ...
... our pizzas the biggest thunderstorm I've ever experienced occurred. We were watching some lightning across the lake and then it started raining, then pouring and before we new it, the rain was teaming on us. Glasses were shattering and pizzas were getting wet. Everybody ran for cover and there was a stampede to get inside. Everybody was pushing and grabbing pizzas and drinks! Once inside we managed to have a good laugh ...
If you're reading my blog and you've seen the pictures of the beautiful Abbaye and Tallories on Lac Annecy you are probably extremely jealous .... And you should be! Do not under any circumstances Google l'Abbaye Tallories or Lac Annecy - you will make yourself sick with envy! We have just arrived back from our day trip around the lake to Annecy. It was an hour and 30 min. trip around the lake into the township of Annecy where we walked around looking at shops ...
... around and floating and actually got used to it and it felt especially nice when we got out. It was a lovely warm day and seems to get hotter in the late afternoon. Ange arranged to have a waterski and so Susan and I went along to observe and Susan videoed her. It was so much fun riding in the speedboat alongside the handsome French Watersport operator watching Ange ...
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