Walk from Thonon-les-Bains to Yvoire through Châteaux des Allinges

Last spring, I went on a walk in Haute-Savoie near Lake Geneva (Lac Léman): Starting from Thonon-les-Bains, I walked to Yvoire, a small medieval town by the lake, passing through the Châteaux des Allinges (Castles of Allinges) on the way.

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Bellegarde-sur-Valserine

While waiting for a bus to Nantua, I stopped at Bellegarde-sur-Valserine, a city west of Geneva, for about an hour in early morning. I walked around, visited a park along the Rhône then went back to the train station.

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Camino de Santiago / Via Gebennensis: Walk from Col du Mont Sion to Frangy

At the end of winter, I walked on the Via Gebennensis from Col du Mont Sion to Frangy, continuing the Camino de Santiago where I had left off the last time.

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La Roche-sur-Foron

La Roche-sur-Foron is a town in Haute-Savoie, located between Annecy and Annemasse. It used to be the capital of the County of Geneva in earlier medieval times, until it was moved to Annecy. I went there on a day trip at the beginning of Spring: I walked around the medieval town and in the nature around it.

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Walk in Sources du Lac d’Annecy

Last winter, I went on a walk in the area south of Lake Annecy, in the group of towns (“Communauté de Communes“) known as Sources du Lac d’Annecy, where the rivers flowing into the lake (Ire and Eau Morte) originate.

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Camino de Santiago / Via Gebennensis: Walk from Geneva to Col du Mont Sion

Last winter, I walked a small part of the Camino de Santiago: I took the Via Gebennensis from Cathédrale Saint-Pierre in Geneva to Col du Mont Sion, in Haute-Savoie.

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