Bed and Breakfast La Pinte de Lys
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Kids activities or Babysitting
- Free parking
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Today I crossed another wish off my bucket list. Ever since I was a little girl I remember my mum talking about wanting to go to Switzerland. Sadly my mum never made it, but I swore that I would do it for her. There were a few tears as we went over the border and I saw the alps for the first time. Switzerland is all I had heard about and imagined. Yes, it is very expensive, yes the lakes ...
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 ...
... walk, and a huge one, apparently. Wednesday is just a four hour walk into Chamonix, with a picnic lunch before the tour is finished. We have organised to meet for dinner in Chamonix, Wednesday night. However we may have trouble recognising each other, squeaky clean and fresh smelling. Tonight's dinner was another four course meal, vegetable soup, salad of tomatoes, carrot, beetroot, cucumber, lettuce and onions. Then we could choose, pork with rice or cheese fondue. ...
... were such fierce warriors. During one particularly bloody battle, Swiss armies ended up fighting one another on behalf of two different countries which resulted in the death of many of its own citizens. It was at that point, Switzerland developed a political policy of being neutral in any military conflict and dedicated its efforts to a variety of humanitarian efforts. In fact, I learned a Swiss citizens is prohibited from serving in any foreign armies, except (1) the Swiss Guards ...
... t cycled much more than that the whole of the previous day! I resolved myself on hopeful positive thinking that this campsite was genuinely by a lake (Thunersee) and therefore had to be downhill from where I was.
Unfortunately the "Alpine Panorama route" I was following may well have been renamed the “hilly detour route” in the gloomy weather. With the route detouring to and fro around the main road to find the ...