Shining in Chamonix

(This post follows ‘Driving to Chamonix’)

We spent the next couple of days exploring Chamonix. We bought the 2-day pass that entitled us to unlimited rides on gondola lifts, cable cars etc.

First, we took a gondola lift to Planpraz. Planpraz is a plateau. It is a popular spot for paragliders to take off into the French sky. We saw many paragliders in the air. The sky seemed busy all day.

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Driving to Chamonix

(This post follows ‘Drive-through Europe’.)

When Vinod changed my original plan of taking scenic train journeys in Switzerland to driving through Europe, he included France too. Technically speaking, this was our second cross-country drive; the first being UAE-Oman-UAE.

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