I know I say this everytime I visit Annecy but it really is true…this is a wonderful and interesting medieval town with so many great places to discover, shops to visit, galleries to see and historic sites to enjoy. Not to mention the absolutely stunning freshwater lake surrounded by mountain scenery. Apart from all of these reasons to visit, there is a plethora of fabulous restaurants and cafes to eat in! So my latest find is Les Palettes and this is no ordinary restaurant/cafe, it is also a concept store and those who know me well will know that a melange of shopping and eating is my idea of heaven!Read the full post
Another great lunch another stunning view – this is what the Haute Savoie is made of! One can never tire of the ever changing views over Lake Annecy and regarding it through the windows of Le Viù restaurant at The Palace de Menthon whilst enjoying some fabulous cuisine is pretty close as one can come to a heavenly day out!Read the full post
*UPDATE* – Palace Beach Restaurant revisited summer 2015 and it’s just as good. New menus, same fusion and innovative ideasRead the full post
This is more than just a restaurant recommendation, this is a great day out with some of the most outstandingRead the full post
How to make a delicious pesto with wild garlic.
Wild Garlic in the spring. Taking walks around the Haute Savoie is truly wonderful. The breathtaking views, fresh air, mountain scenes and tranquillity of the countryside, coupled with the wildlife, flora and fauna make walking in this part of France a ‘must do’ when visiting this region.
The Biscuit de Savoie, is really a cake, a very very light sponge cake, normally made in an attractive KugelhopfRead the full post