The Alps: Most awesome mountains next door

As many probably already know I went hiking in the alps last week. According to our plans we did go to the French alps, contrary to our plans we did not go for the tours des 7 lacs, which I have been mooning over for ages now. This was due to to time constraints and defavourable weather as they were announcing thunderstorms towards the end of the week.  Instead we did a two day excursion around the Lac Blanc, a very known and touristy sea, from which you have a great view onto the Mt Blanc massif and the adjoint peaks. Continue reading