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Switerland - what a contrast to England! Coming in to land on the plane at night, the little villages and towns looked like little spider webs of light amongst areas of black (which must have been the mountains) with connecting threads of light, kind of joining them together - so picturesque!
I was so excited to see Yves waiting for me at the airport (thanks Yves!!) and it was a jolt to realise that I can't communicate with most of the ...
This morning Monika and I set out for Appenzell, Switzerland. We made our way along (very) windy roads to the base of the mountain named Saentis. A gondola went to the top, but we were content with enjoying time by the cafe at the old wooden cafe-hotel after hiking through a lovely pine woods. Dogs were everywhere on the patio and the sunshine was strong and warm. At 1,352 meters ...
... the growl of a nice V-2 bike. Probably a Harley. As the guy flew past, I gave him a "Yeehaa" and he took off like only a Harley in a tunnel can. About 500 m straight of pure full-throttle harley-in-a-tunnel bliss that makes your ears tingle and breaks the smallest kidney stones, provided you have some.
I think Stef just heard a loud motorcycle.
But she probably could've told me it was a V-2 if ...
On 9/28 we took the train from Scuol to Appenzell with a stopover in St. Galen. We spent 4 hours in St. Gallen for lunch, a visit to the monastery and a walk around the attractive old town. The monastery, which is currently inactive as a monastery, contains an incredible library with documents as much as 1300 years old. The documents were saved from a fire in the 16th century and the library was beautifully rebuilt in the baroque style. No photos were allowed in the library so you'll ...
On 9/26 we again deviated from our original plans in order to travel back Guarda to see the festivities involved in bringing the cows down to lower pastures for the winter. Before the parade we heard two men playing alpenhorns for the waiting crowd. Horses led the parade of decorated cows down through the main street of town. The cow who had ...