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... evening we had a super night with Cousin Dan and Sheila in their very nice village of Scotch Corner (I think a population of 350). After very sad good byes we are now back in Chamonix. It's always hard leaving Aunty Chris and Neville. Interesting for us, Chamonix felt like "coming home". The snow is further down the mountain, the trees are all golden and we are now off to watch NZ v Australia in the Grand Final. Go the Mighty All Blacks. ...
... my pronunciation, and are always happy to help.Our local supermarket is very handy (five minutes’ walk) but sadly lacking in variety and panache. The floor tiles are cracked, parts of it need a bloody good clean and the place is often in disarray, yet somehow it remains well supported by the local clientele. The head check-out Lady (who I suspect is the owner) rules the roost with stern authority and seldom seems happy. Yet after 10 weeks we have ...
... It was raining when I got to Grenoble and it did nothing to help a rather uninspiring
town look attractive. I moved on and found a campsite in Rumilly, near Annecy. Apparently
it’s famous for being the home of Tefal, where Teflon was created. The good old
Tourist info office sorted me some Mountain bike routes for the next day. The trails
were lovely and very much like the cycling in the Chilterns with green rolling
hills but this time backed by the distant mountains of ...
... although I am to shy to say too much (you know, like Doug). In Gstaad we hi the tourist office and followed a recommended hike around town. We went up through the forest to the Gstaad Palace. We ended up on a narrow road that took us back to town along a fast flowing river. Back in town we grabbed a quick snack from the bakery to tide us over on the return voyage. This time we hopped on the panoramic train, with large windows from the seat ...
... Langnau with a visit of the Kambly Buiscuit factory, Shallenberg 1170m and return to Bleiken, some 230 km in total.
Later on we took Monique's 2 horses for a walk to a lovely little pub, well know in the region. I was pleased to renew my acquaintance with the owners, Erwin and Barbara who spoiled us with quite a few glasses of wine.
We were guided back home ...
Other places to stay in Villars-sur-Ollon
Domaine de Rochegrise, Villars-sur-Ollon | 5 star hotelfrom $325
Rue Centrale, Villars-sur-Ollon | 2 star hotelfrom $240
Route des Layeux, Villars-sur-Ollon | 4 star hotelfrom $258
Rue Centrale, Villars-sur-Ollon | 3 star hotelfrom $142
Rue Centrale, Villars-sur-Ollon | Hotelfrom $213
Route du Village, Villars-sur-Ollon | Hotelfrom $147
Rue Centrale CP 109, Villars-sur-Ollon | Hotelfrom $200