Travel Blogs from Basel
Well, after being given our challenge sheet on the start line we took around 5 minutes to work out what was actually quite a simple task We spent so much time concentrating on navigating away from Calais onto the correct motorway that we lost vital seconds of Scalliage!! The task was called "Battleships" whereby we had to take a snap of each and …
ok here we are in Switzerland. The train ride up was great yesterday. The hills with all the cows and sheep are just like the pictures. I think maybe this is where I will move. Things here are much slower paced than in Italy. Not sure about the food because we couldnt read the menu. We do thinnk it said something about deer meat, we did not eat …
... shopping in the village shop "Der Laden" and then going out to dinner. Main meal was in Minamoto - Japanese restaurant in Hotel Royal - and desert in Hotel Restaurant Waldhaus.
Back home to catch up with e-mails before retiring to bed.
Weather changed dramatically with rain, rain, rain and lower temperatures (Schneegrenze auf etwa 2000m sinkend!) should get a bit better by the weekend.
... this area is. Ruth, a very good friend, probably Elisabeth's best friend ever, was extremely pleased to see me again and so was I .
Alain , her husband prepared a "barbi"', salads and heaps of other food was there to enjoy.
Talks and discussions were high on the agenda, no wonder after all this years! The thunderstorm looming up in the distance, made me realise that it's time to leave.
Of coarse, the ...
... br> We had arrived!
The house felt a little lonely with no Bo to greet us loudly and a sprint around the yard for good measure, no Jamie, no Leena and no Timothy to hug us and no Elli and no Ian to usher us in with a BIG Norris welcome! However, we set about bringing it to life again and cheering it up - just as the chocolate, the Leckerli and the lovely welcoming messages we found ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center