Looking down on Chamonix

La Bergerie de Plan Praz, Chamonix, Haute Savoie

Now this was a dinner with a difference! A dinner Spectacular! La Bergerie Restaurant is situated at 2000m this is at the mid station of Plan Praz accessed from the Brevent telecabine in Chamonix. La Bergerie run special events during the summer and this was a really great experience. A medieval style dinner and an…

Neptune on lac leman

Sights of Savoie

Sights of Savoie… This seems like a natural progression for me as a photographer – I love living all the senses of this wonderful region of France and the neighbouring areas, but especially the tastes and the sights, so I have put together a new page with a selection of my own photographs taken all around…

Views from the Terrace of Lake Annecy

Chalet La Pricaz on La Col de la Forclaz, Haute Savoie

This is more than just a restaurant recommendation, this is a great day out with some of the most outstanding views the Haute Savoie has to offer.  Chalet La Pricaz can be found at the top of one of the better known alpine cycling climbs which has been included in ‘Le Tour de France’ only…

making Tartiflette Couronne

Tartiflette Couronne

When living in the Haute Savoie one must realise it really is all about cheese and that star of the cheese stage here is Reblochon as I have mentioned a few times in previous posts.  The main dish featured on every discerning savoyard menu is the classic tartiflette.  However I have spent sometime trying to…