Chambéry

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Chambéry

(French ʃɑ̃beri)
n
(Placename) a city in SE France, in the Alps: skiing centre; former capital of the duchy of Savoy. Pop: 59 188 (2006)
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Cham•bé•ry

(ʃɑ̃ beɪˈri)

n.
a city in SE France. 54,896.
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"Precisely so; and it conveyed me from Nice to Genoa, from Genoa to Turin, from Turin to Chambery, from Chambery to Pont-de-Beauvoisin, and from Pont-de-Beauvoisin to Paris."
"Take the post-chaise which you will find waiting at the Porte de Genes, as you enter Nice; pass through Turin, Chambery, and Pont-de-Beauvoisin.
British Airways has announced the launch of ski flights from Manchester Airport to Salzburg and Chambery.
The operator has made winter flights available with weekly flights from Cardiff to popular ski resort Chambery in the Rhone-Alps region of south-eastern France.
The holidaymakers, who were travelling with Crystal Ski, were left trapped by the horrific weather as they waited to board a flight home from Chambery.
| The medieval town Chambery sits in the shadow of the French Alps | The medieval town Chambery sits in the shadow of the French Alps SSLIPPING into the warm sparkling waters, I feel the tensions of the modern world slipping away while, on the shoreline, children skip playfully in the sand as their mothers bask in the 30degC sunshine.
UK low cost airline bmibaby on Wednesday announced it has launched services to Chambery from East Midlands Airport on 16 December 2011 and it plans to launch services to Toulouse on 23 December 2011.
Our three lucky winners can choose to jet away to Chambery, Toulouse or Geneva this winter - each with a friend.
BMIBABY has launched two new ski destinations, Chambery and Toulouse, to coincide with the start of the ski and snowboard season.
For a limited period, the low cost airline is offering customers the chance to take their skis or boards for free with all flights booked to Geneva, Chambery and Toulouse.
AMATEURS Chambery continued their amazing French Cup run this week, defeating Sochaux 2-1 to knock out a Ligue 1 side for the third match running and reach the quarter-finals.