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Beautiful Town

A very beautiful and picturesque town. I could walk around its pebblestone roads for hours. The... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
vm-aranne
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Athens, Greece
Such beautiful architecture, love the buildings

Such gorgeous buildings, the roofs were so pretty, walking along the canal was just so romantic and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A very beautiful and picturesque town. I could walk around its pebblestone roads for hours. The places and the old buildings, as well as the river traversing through the town makes it really wonderful.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Such gorgeous buildings, the roofs were so pretty, walking along the canal was just so romantic and really enjoyed it.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Semnoz is an excellent resource quite close to Annecy for skiing options in winter and bike / hike in the summer. Can be a little slow in winter @ the weekend but during the week and in the summer quick to / from Annecy.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A quaint and very touristy "old town" section of a much larger city. There are some very picturesque scenes/views along the river. Lined with restaurants/cafes with good and often overpriced fare. Saturday market brings throngs of vendors and shoppers. The best part of our visit...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

what a fantastic french town- everything I thought it would be, when I first saw it on James Martin "French Adventure"! Great little side streets with shops and restaurants and plenty of historic places to view, and of course the Lake which is a must...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was there with freinds we walked the old village and went to the lac ..it was a little bit cold ..old houses with different colors..

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoy the historical centre at night. It is magical, and so beautiful. Also, stop for a crepe at one of the local small restaurants, well worth it.

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Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

Had a nice afternoon here puttering around. There are a nice mix of restaurants shops and history to keep us occupied for the afternoon and looking forward to coming back to explore some more.

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Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

We (middle-aged couple) stayed in a hotel (Les Terraces) 10 min walk from the old town and had a terrific day exploring on foot - the shops (including great foodies - spice, herbs and great confectioners), the old town following the river and canals -...More

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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Great place to do everything. City life, history and outdoor activities abound. Lake Annecy is great to bike around or swim and boat in. Especially exciting when the Tour de France comes nearby in July!

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chiroken
August 16, 2018|
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Response from AlexB10499 | Reviewed this property |
Hi chiroken, I think that your family would probably enjoy checking out the Chateau d’Annecy, Palais de l’Ile Museum, Eglise Saint Francois de Sales, Jardins de l’Europe, and wandering around the Old City. Those are some of... More
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Response from SLCHLeeds99 | Reviewed this property |
No idea, but you could try asking some locals in the Meet Up group 'D'Annecy & D'Ailleurs - The Annecy International Group'. You can sign into the Meet Up website with your Google account. Also, if there is building work... More
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