Hotel Parc et Lac
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... their fine little town.
Tonight I am staying in an eight-bed dormitory on a camping site. There are two other residents, who I have yet to meet. It's probably the cheapest digs on offer at 23 Swiss Francs (approx 20 Euros) per night. I've done better than I expected for accommodation costs in Switzerland so far, thanks to staying initially in a shared room in a private home and then youth hostelling in Lausanne and ...
... him on this point.
Pete is a very interesting guy. He is a 60-year old pastor in the Dutch Protestant Church, who broadcasts on Dutch radio and is writing a book about his Via Francigena experience. Naturally, we talked about religion but we also discussed a range of other topics during the course of the evening. I couldn't avoid thinking about the Dutch guy in the Martin Sheen film, The Way, but this because of the way he spoke rather than anything else. In addition to ...
... en France. With very, very few notable exceptions, the French people have been simply merveilleux. They have wished me well - bon courage; bon chemin; bonne route, etc - countless times. They've offered to fill my water bottle. They've offered me lifts (!!!). They've taken an interest in what I'm doing. My highest accolades are reserved for the pilgrim host families. They take people into their homes and you quickly feel you are important to them. The pride and affection they ...
... ll know he inhales his food - but not salad! He must have worked up one hell of an appetite! We have borrowed substantial amounts of bog roll to dry out our shoes, but we couldn't get enough to completely fill our shoes. Hopefully it will do. This day has been officially designated our worst day, even though the trip is far from over. The riding through crazily busy streets combined with the continual rain and the lack of hot showers have all played their part in this ...
... quarters and feel the Olympic spirit the way the athletes felt it, to study the history of the Games from antiquity to today - thanks to the latest computer technology and audiovisual media, all of this can be accomplished in the Olympic Museum in Lausanne. The idea of a museum dedicated to appreciating the Olympic idea goes back to Pierre de Coubertin, who revived the Olympic Games and founded ...
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