Travel Blogs from Solothurn
After careful weather checking we decided to bike to Solothurn today. The rain was to stop by ten am, so we lingered around the hotel lobby until it was cleared up. It was a nice short ride of 30km on mostly paved lanes. It was cold only a high of about 45, depending if the sun was out or not. We rode along the river named Aare and some mountains …
Landed in Zurich, got the busy train to Bern, then another train to a place called Lengnau where we caught up with Marcus my family friend who is working there at the time. He took us back to the place he stayed which had awesome views of the alps from the balcony. Well needed rest after a long day of ...
... you can't go wrong with the majority of places. I order my favorite carbonated drink of all time - Rivella - it's like a cross between Sprite and Ginger ale. My Mum and I both order the same thing, a Gemischtersalat - translated as a mixed salad - so you have basic greens, carrot salad, pasta salad, beet salad and is all accompanied with a side of fresh bread. Kill me, it's so good - like a death meal. I could eat this everyday for the rest of my life. Good ...
... style shirt (Nice to have one shirt)
u-1 long-sleve t-shirt
u-1 raincoat (A cheap poncho would also do)
v-1 hat (a most in the sun)
u-1 first aid kit
u-1 bath stuff (nail clipper is very useful)
n-Ultralight miror (for contact lenses, but finally never used)
v,u-2 super microfiber towels (small 30x10cm and medium ...
... A couple of years ago the yacht was in HK and I was sorry not to have been invited to sail on it.
As the day was sunny our host apologised for the fact the room was not air-conditioned...indeed the whole building was not. Even though he visits Asia a number of times a year over the past 15 years he was still not used to the heat of Geneva in autumn. We on the other hand were quite comfortable.
When you travel in this day ...