The main street of Argenière, the small village near Chamonix where I stayed. The slopes of Mont Blanc are visible in the background.
Ski lifts in Argentière, with a glacier above.
View from the Col de la Forclaz
Martigny, Switzerland, from the Col de la Forclaz
Ascending the Great St. Bernard Pass, on the Swiss side.
The famous Hospice du Grand-Saint-Bernard
At the top of the Great St. Bernard Pass, looking across the lake from the Swiss side to the Italian side.
The Italian border.
The Hospice du Grand-St.-Bernard (right) and the Swiss border crossing (left), from the Italian side of the lake.
Monument to Pope Piux XI on the Italian side of the Great St. Bernard Pass.
Looking down from the Great St. Bernard Pass into Italy.
Border marker at the Great St. Bernard Pass.
The road up to the top of the pass, from the Italian side.
Descending the Great St. Bernard Pass into Italy.
The village of Saint-Rhemy-en-Bosses, Italy
Returning to Switzerland, descending the Great St. Bernard Pass again.
Back in France
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