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An Indian’s view of Grenoble … one year on

Bhargav in Grenoble … one year on

We catch up with Bhargav Prasanna Swaminathan, one year after his arrival in Grenoble from India to do a Master’s degree in engineering.  Continue reading An Indian’s view of Grenoble … one year on

Video Diary: The Saint Hilaire du Touvet funicular

  
Going up! The St Hilaire du Touvet funicular
Going up! The St Hilaire du Touvet funicular

Cynthia Caughey is author of The Video Diary of an American in France – her adventures as an American woman starting life over at 50 in the French Alps … with videos, photos, regional recipes, travel tips, and a few laughs about adjusting to life in France. She has kindly agreed to share this video of the funicular at Saint Hilaire du Touvet.

Le plateau des Petites Roches, la cascade des Dioux, le Moulin de Porte Traine

1. The plateau of St Hilaire, where the Coupe Icare takes place
1. The plateau of St Hilaire, where the Coupe Icare takes place

Suzanne Bonnefond is an enthusiastic amateur photographer and contributor to the Grenoble Life gallery. In the first of a series of posts on local walks, she takes us to a ruined mill near St Hilaire du Touvet. Continue reading Le plateau des Petites Roches, la cascade des Dioux, le Moulin de Porte Traine