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Sep 11, 2007 - The journey begins.

You can really get lost in this place. I mean lost like lost forever. Every direction you cast your gaze all you see is mountains and valleys. This must be what the Andes are like, endless mountain ranges. It is beyond beautiful, more than I could ever describe. I can see why people never leave this area. Why would they, this place is incredible. Everything you need is here. The hiking today was not too hard, a lot of up and down. It was our warm up hike to test everyone's fitness level. Our guide adjusted the route somewhat so we ascended...

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Sep 10, 2007 - Transfer to Chamonix

Arriving at the Geneva airport around 11:30am, I met up with my friends and our guide. We transferred to Chamonix arriving around 1:00pm and checked into our hotel. Back in France, I can't help but laugh at my quick trip to Switzerland. The Geneva airport is actually split between France and Switzerland so my actual time in Switzerland would probably be around 10 minutes. It's a good thing travel between borders is so easy here. From the balcony of our room we have a splendid view of Mont Blanc and the other peaks in the region. Just...

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