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French Alps La Bonne Etoile

June 16, 2015 // 0 Comments

French Alps La Bonne Etoile – Today was going to be a challenge with the steep climb up to Septmoncel and on to Lajoux, at 3,840 feet the highest village in the Jura. [...]

ORGANIZING A STAY ALONG ROUTE NAPOLÉON

March 1, 2015 // 0 Comments

ORGANIZING A STAY ALONG ROUTE NAPOLÉON TREKKING ON FOOT OR ON HORSEBACK NEW STRETCH OF GR406 For the Bicentenary, the “Voie Impériale” (Imperial Way) listed GR406 is [...]

Route Napoleon – LE CHAMPSAUR / CORPS

March 1, 2015 // 1 Comment

LE CHAMPSAUR / CORPS On Monday 6 March, at La Fare-en-Champsaur, then Saint-Bonnet, the local people flocked to see the Emperor and his retinue. In Saint-Bonnet, where it [...]

Route Napoleon – VOLONNE / SISTERON

February 28, 2015 // 1 Comment

VOLONNE / SISTERON It was not until the morning of 5 March that the Emperor found a little “serenity” when a rider returned from Sisteron to say that the Citadel had [...]
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