Hotel Major Davel

Cully, Vaud, CH-1096, Switzerland | Hotel
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Quite a variety of scenery today

A travel blog entry by mother.ship


... that at 5:00 her husband would be going down to milk the cows and we could go down to the barn to watch. The walk to the barn and the experience we had going down there has to be, for me, one of the most memorable things about the trip. As the sun was getting a little lower in the sky, the shadows grew long, the colors were sharp...such a rich green. It was so peaceful. We came upon the barn, which is so old. There was a herd of deer in ...

2 years into a 2 week trip

A travel blog entry by mother.ship


... softly with the very few words we spoke. There was no one out and about and, yet again, we felt like we were the only ones around. It was awesome and rich and colorful.

We met up with Jane and Lea at the "train station" ... covered bench at the bottom of the hill with Lake Geneva 30 feet away and waited for our train to Montreux (free on the Local Card) where we bought our tickets to Gruyeres on our half fare card...7 ...

Is this what they meant by being on the Up and Up?

A travel blog entry by mother.ship


... top of the train and the view was breath taking across the lake...but was just too dang early to eat we forged on. While waiting for the funicular train to take us back down the hill to C******ne Jane was looking at a vending machine and saw some interesting items..some not usually found in vending least not next to candy and jerky type products. I won't comment further but have posted the photos of the ones we found ...

Huge day...I alone stand to write the blog...

A travel blog entry by mother.ship


... through the entire castle on their cell phones, talking loudly. That was a bit of a bummer...but somewhat redeemed the "Ugly American". We are at least in Second Place for the title.
The flowers along the lake are unlike anything we've every seen. Bed after bed of tulips, pansies, daffodils, every bulb imaginable...for about an hour and a half, each way from the train station to the castle and back. Spectacular...We finally had to stop ...

Day 29 - Orbe to Cully - 26 miles

A travel blog entry by stuartkil


... 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 ...

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