Chamonix


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Cha·mo·nix

 (shä-mô-nē′)
A town of eastern France at the foot of Mont Blanc. A major center for skiing and mountaineering, it hosted the first Winter Olympics (1924).

Chamonix

(ˈʃæmənɪ; French ʃamɔni)
n
(Placename) a town in SE France, in the Alps at the foot of Mont Blanc: skiing and tourist centre. Pop: 9514 (2006)

Cha•mo•nix

(ˌʃæm əˈni)

n.
a mountain valley in E France, N of Mont Blanc.
References in classic literature ?
On the 12th of August, 1861, at the hour of the close of mass, a guide arrived out of breath at the mairie of Chamonix, and bearing on his shoulders a very lugubrious burden.
He left Chamonix as soon as he conveniently could after the descent; and as he had shown a chilly indifference about the calamity, and offered neither sympathy nor assistance to the widows and orphans, he carried with him the cordial execrations of the whole community.
And it will be a great thing for Chamonix, in the matter of attracting tourists.
That's the thing about the five ski areas that make up Chamonix Valley - it's all about challenging yourself no matter what your ski level.
That's the thing about the five ski areas that make up Chamonix Valley - it is all about challenging yourself no matter what your ski level.
La poblacion francesa de Chamonix, a los pies del Mont Blanc, esta rodeada por glaciares que dejan vistas sensacionales.
uk/volunteer Ski prices on slide Skiers after affordable rooms in Chamonix, France, can try three-star RockyPop (rockypop-chamonix.
More than 100 people were trapped Thursday on a broken cable car in the Western France city of Chamonix, prompting local officials to launch rescue missions via helicopters.
Maharashtra, July 21 -- Chamonix, which is home to Mont Blanc, the highest mountain in Europe at 4810 metres celebrated the 10th anniversary of its partnership with Cox & Kings at the Cap Horn-Cap Blanc restaurant in Chamonix, France.
Mont Blanc | | WHETHER you trek up to the summit of Mont Blanc, experience summer tobogganing or relax with around of golf, Chamonix is the ideal active holiday this summer.