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... hours and forty-five minutes of it, with a nap in between. As we started our descent into Geneva, I pulled open the window shade and looked out at the snow-speckled ground. It didn't look like much at first, but as we got lower and closer to the city, these mountains grew out of nowhere! Geneva is surrounded by the Alps and the Jura. They are so huge and looked as if snow were perfectly painted on. I tried to get some pictures, but ...
... be signing up for a temporary European cell phone. Fingers crossed that staying awake until 8pm tonight will take care of most of my jet lag...only 3 more hours until bedtime!
I'm looking forward to Thursday, and beginning the first of many long weekends, this one with my best friend. Meanwhile, I'll try to break out the black clothes and assimilate myself a little more into Swiss culture!
Today was purely about getting off and ready to go.
Rob went round to fix Suzy's tire first thing and make sure she was good to go again. We packed and jammed and weighed for a few hours. Then took off to the train at Bare. We got to Manchester Airport in good time and checked through all okay until security Honestly they are worse the Australia. Our bag had to be scanned again, even after they had checked it - twice! It ...
... Luckily the directions for how to use the machines was in English as well as French so we had it figured out in no time. We bought soap, loaded the machines & left them to wash for their 37 minute cycle and got a coffee and than wandered through the farmer's market set up in old town Annecy.
The market was so AMAZING!! So much to see - cheese, meat, ...
... namesake from.
The next morning we drove to Ugine, a tiny little town in the foothills of the Alps where our B&B was located. It was a beautiful drive that took us the the Massif Central range. I found the B&B we stayed at through this booking website that by now I'd started to become quite familiar with.
I'm now a huge fan of staying at these places or chambre d'hotes as they're called. They're cheaper or the same price as a ...