Travel Blogs from Blumberg
These are the days I talk about. Up at 3:30 with no way my eyes were going to close again.
Got up, went through the myriad of paperwork the company sends us with and tried to compile it all in a short form spread sheet with all information for all passengers at a glance.
After pounding that out, went down for breakfast and changed from the Holiday Inn Hotel to the HN Hotel, both at the Zurich airport. My ...
... ing, I'd like to see his expression had there been yodelling)
1 - buy 22-day Swiss Pass (only available to foreigners)
2 - exchange cash for CHF
3 - washroom please
4 - find & buy SIM cards or our phones (Swiss com - no too $$$, Orange - yes)
5 - find train for Lucerne
T chose the train that goes 1 direction into the city briefly, 2 stops, then heads back (and onwards to Lucerne) so we wouldn't have to ...
... that afternoon he says... After some confidence building, we headed out for dinner, this time by tram. We had been told that our area (Zurich West) was a super trendy area that had once been industrial, but was now transformed into restaurants and shops. Since it was Sunday, unfortunately all the shops were closed, but we did find a super cute restaurant that wasn't too pricey (by Zurich standards). Other than the groaning man near us who looked ...
... chicken. They tend to move away from the road and don't jump in front of your motorbike as Lao chicken do.
- It seems like there's a clove cloud over the whole of Indonesia from those awful cigarettes with the very same clove flavour.
- Tonal languages are just not my thing. Maybe after reincarnation.
- Many asians tend to walk around with footwear about three sizes to big. I wonder ...
... went to deuce (and one with at least 15 deuces, no exaggeration), but Jon my english opponent won the important points. I jumped in the river again, then Gavin and I crashed in the doubles, which wasn't entirely a bad thing as it gave me sunday free. In the evening we went to a nice lake side venue for the dinner and tennis party which was fun and interesting as always. Adrian had suggested that I go to Lucerne when I first arrived so Sunday I got up early and took ...