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... too!!! Our efforts were appreciated.
Tasks in French Classes: Apart from this food festival there were many other tasks also in the French course. We were given a task in which we had to go and collect information from French speaking people and had to ask about their name, profession, nationality and hobbies. This task was challenging and funny. Challenging in the sense that we had to speak really slow and had ...
Our last day of vacation :(. We got up early so we could grab breakfast and be at the Chateau de Chillon when it opened. The weather wasn't great and it was raining but cleared up. Shane was super excited to see boulangeries which are French pastry and bread shops. As opposed to in Murren and the Berner Oberland region which has a very strong German influence, Montreaux is all French! We ended up at a little cafe by our hotel and had THE BEST croissants! They were warm and super flakey. ...
... to do list. Some parts of that list have been great fun: initial research, planning the route, buying the plane tickets, simply dreaming, talking to friends and family about it....and of course, equipment shopping!
Little did we know that the fun activities only take up about 30% of the planning though. The rest is just a mountain of admin, chasing people, screaming down the ...
... and without even the slightest breeze, the view over the lake was
These vineyards were originally created by monks during the
1100’s and the old monasteries are still standing and in use.
From Cully we set off for the town of Montreux on the
Eastern point of Lake Geneva with a plan to visit a famous castle called
Chataeau de Chillon. ...
... to go past my intended stop to try and work up a day in advance so that I can have a rest day when Glynice comes. Passed through Lausanne, good views over the lake from fancy tower. Another dusk arrival at a campsite. If one of these is full I am going to be in trouble.
Again no food available but this time they phoned for a takeaway pizza for me. Magic. Even had the self control to leave a couple of pieces for ...