Annecy is a magnificent, very rich and well preserved historical city located in french Northern Alpes, at the crossroad of great routes from Italy to Geneva.
From its dense history, Annecy has preserved some beautiful buildings which permanently enriched the heritage of the city.
The Lake of Annecy becomes the symbol of the city, as well as Thion, a former industrial route that has become tourist attraction.
Surrounded by impressive Aravis and Veryrier high altitude French Alpes, Annecy is nowadays an elegant and sophisticated lakeside resort with a pleasant port and beaches.
More informations about Annecy's history and culture can be found here
You can also consult city tourism website