Lac Annecy is a vivid turquoise blue….the cleanest lake in Europe so we took an hour cruise…..
Our young captain Nicko
Ahhh…Annecy! A beautiful city with a historic heart sitting on the shores of Lac Annecy. Who could ask for anything more?
Annecy is called the Venice of France
At the chateau….saw this lovely couple taking a selfie
On our France Great Escapes we sure ate well….gourmet meals, fresh bread, superb cheeses and so much more!
Dinner on the barge -c’est magnifique
A fun restaurant in Burgundy
This gazpacho was the best ever
A simple dessert
The cheese course
The elegant dining room on our barge
SO….CARINE SAID “LET’S GO PARAGLIDING”….SOUNDED A LITTLE CRAZY BUT DAVID, ERNIE AND BOB SAY “WE’RE IN!”
WAITING PATIENTLY TO START….LOOKING A LITTLE NERVOUS
DAVID IS SUITED UP
BOB READY TO FLY
DAVID IN THE AIR
ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN SEE FOREVER
THE CHEERING TEAM
CAN’T BELIEVE THIS IS HAPPENING
CARINE IS IN THE AIR
UP VERY , VERY HIGH
CELEBRATING …..YOU WERE GREAT!
CHAMONIX IS IN THE HEART OF THE FRENCH ALPS…..WHAT A BEAUTIFUL TOWN! GREAT SHOPS, RESTAURANTS, THE MOUNTAINS MAKE FOR A FANTASTIC STAY ON OUR FRENCH ADVENTURE.
Dolly does the Mer de Glace
Gondola to Auguille du Midi
Getting ready to paraglide…oh yes!
David makes a friend on the mountain
Enjoying a drink
At the top!
Making of the tunnel for the train to Mer de Glace over 100 years ago
Just a few of the things I love about Burgundy……
We were here
Our Barge….ooh la la
The shutters…..French blue