Travel Blogs from Chateau-d'oex
... however they really don't do Bern any justice. We were wishing we had of stayed here overnight rather than Zurich... Lunch time stop is at the picturesque town of Montreux. Yes another 'jaw droppingly' stunning place. I think I will be using that description quite a bit during this tour! Montreux is situated on the shores of Lake Genève and wow! Photos are attached and these are only on the shoreline as we only had an hour and a half. ...
... it because
when I left that evening I drove through a swarm and must have splatted dozens
of them! There was even one stuck in the windscreen wiper the next morning just
to rub it in.
Next stop was Grenoble. On the way there it suddenly struck me that all the Sunflowers in
the fields had died almost overnight. They all looked very sad and droopy,
losing their petals after a month of looking like a Van Gogh painting. Also the
smell of onions was all around as ...
... 8230;as much as you want!!!
….I can have a big MOUF too when I want to!
Off we trotted to the train.
"My legs are tiiiiiiired" - we were 5 steps from our apartment.
"I WANT MY MINI IPOD!!" OH! ….my LEGS ARE TIRED TOOOOO!"
30 seconds later we were at the train station (did I mention we could see it from our balcony?could throw bread onto it if we tried? And that social butterfly Avaia has made several ...
... spoke in French--at least we could pick up a few words. We just laughed along when the crowd laughed. When I say a crowd I mean a crowd--we could barely move, in fact it made Steve and I a little nervous and felt somewhat claustrophobic. The festival ended, we made our way back to the train heading towards Bern. We were getting settled in our seats when I had asked Steve to take out the "water bottle" so ...
You really have to be mad to do the flight from Australia to Europe. It just goes on for ever and you feel more and more tired and confused about the time and where you are. In another way, it is amazing to be able to get on a plane and get off on the other side of the world in just one day; I will try to see it that way! There was nothing really notable about the flight except that there was a family of small children with only a non-coping ...