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Today started out to be a beautiful day as the lake and the mountains that surround Lucerne were visible and therefore just amazing. We started with a walk to the Lowendenkmal (Lion Monument). "The dying Lion of Lucerne" is one of the world's most famous monuments. It was hewn out of natural rock in memory of heroic death of the ...
It is not that easy to have two people move in the same direction. Take the duration of the vacation. What sounds easy at first (two months of unpaid leave) becomes complicated once new jobs and bosses are involved. And the destination could have been Southeast Asia, Nepal or the Alps but became the famous Trans-Siberian Train ride, just because Joelle mentioned it. And because I liked it.
Little did we know that the cost of an uncomfortable train ...
... crowded. We managed to find a seat in the back row with space for our bags. We arrived after one hour and walked to Hotel Radisson Blu, chosen because it's proximity to the train station, about 5 minutes walk (10 with luggage). It's actually quite removed from the old town but it's a pretty and modern hotel. Our room faced the ...
... a table full of food and flowers.. after all, I wanted her to feel like a princess.
We enjoyed a morning on the deck reading and people watching. Switzerland is beautiful and very clean. Explored the historic old town- crossing the very old Chapel Bridge. Gorgeous flowers and paintings line the outside and inside of the bridge. Swans swimming and people strolling. A new feast for the eyes. Spent a full day at the Swiss Transportation Museum- everything ...
the valley of Zurich, the day can make for some real homesickness.
Where are our friends, and fam, and busy schedules??
The girls manage their school work quite well, but we are all easily
sucked into the Internet for a source of conversation and entertainment.
I have found plenty of activities and walks to take with the kids, but
that is more time online ...