|Chamonix (Chamonix-Mont-Blanc) is famous for its spectacular cable car up to the Aiguille du Midi (3,842 m (12,605 ft)). Constructed in 1955, it was then the highest cable car in the world. Chamonix is also credited with hosting the First Winter Olympic games in 1924.
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|That is the peak!||Ice and snow everywhere!||Those are clouds below us!|
|As we drove away, I took one last look at the mountain.||Zoom lense from a moving bus! This shows how close you get by cable car.|
ON THE ROAD - DIJON TO CHAMONIX