Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Weekend à Grenoble en photos

Lionel and I spent the past weekend in Grenoble visiting friends, and it was an amazing weekend.  The weather was beautiful and we had a great time relaxing outside, visiting the city and exploring some of the nearby area.  A beautiful city and a wonderful location, surrounded by mountains!  It was our first visit, and we are already hoping to go back again soon!
Along the Isere River in Grenoble

the Isere

view of |Grenoble from la Bastille, a fort overlooking the city

Lionel and I up at the fort

the Grenoble area from the hike down from the fort

Grenoble and the beautiful mountains in the background!

so nice to see the mountains!

Grenoble from the park just below the fort

Lionel and I visiting the fort

Uriage-les-Bains, a small town we visited about 15 mins from Grenoble


the hike up to visit the chateau in Uriage


  1. Great post! so funny to see the town I am living in from a "outside" perspective!! :-)

  2. yay for photos of Grenoble! I havent started thinking of it as my future home, but your photos certainly help make me even more excited to be going there.

    We should meet up in Paris for coffee before I go and rant about our teaching jobs!

  3. mlle norvegienne - glad you enjoyed it!

    crystal - im sooo jealous you will be living in that area! its so nice there! we should meet to rant about teaching!