Travel Blogs from Arosa
This was a day for catching up on relaxation (still raining anyway), but jet lag was still affecting the long distance travelers, especially Aidan. We did however venture forth for dinner to Restaurant Zihlmann in Biel-Benken, which turned out to be Schweizer-Kost für alle, Chäschnitte, Rösti, Wurst-Käse- Salt garniert, all excellent, yum yum (see photo)
… and then we found out what that game had in store for us … tedium. ...
... Home again, more sitting around (I love that!) with a culinary masterpiece from Roger, Boeuf en Croute (think beef Wellington without the Wellington). Fantastic! Once again it was thrust into my digestive canal with such speed, there was no time for a pic.
Today we vegged out exchanging stories, some of them even true.
The Swiss - I've been learning a lot about them.
- In Switzerland ...
... huge drops and slippery. On the positive side I saw some of the most amazing sights, mountains reaching to the sky and smooth bowling green manicured countryside. The Swiss, I believe, mow everything that they can get their hands on. There is also a cold snap here and the mountains are covered in beautiful unseasonal snow.
... It's has been a good group to travel with. 8 Australians, about 7 Canadians , 2 Malaysians and the rest from different areas of the US. Quite a few adult family groups travelling together. Everyone makes an effort to be on time which is great. The only annoying person is a fellow australian with a loud voice who thinks it funny to treat his Asian wife badly. So out of 41 people it's not too bad to ...
... its main religion is Roman Catholic
-Originally produced in France
-Sold more than 7 million units before actually being produced in France, 1988
-An electric folding bike
-Can reach up to 25 ...