Thursday, December 7, 2017

The Vertical Cafe @ Aiguille du Midi, Mont Blanc

At an elevation of 3,842 metres, the summit of Mont Blanc's Aiguille du Midi is most often freezing - a cup of hot chocolate spiked with rum is the prescribed antidote to counter the cold before taking in the high-altitude panorama of glacier routes.


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  1. My favourite is your 2nd last pic, gives a new meaning to "beautiful in white"!

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    1. Suituapui: yes, there's an amazing allure to the white serenity here :D

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  2. Sitting in the cafe and looking at the cloud under your feet, what's your feeling?

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    1. Choi Yen: in a way, it's like being on cloud nine, i guess :D

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  3. The breathtaking views are so fabulous. At 3842M you were pretty close to heavens.

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    1. Twilight Man: you're right, this is as near to heaven as we might get with our feet still on the ground ;)

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