Travel Blogs from Zürich
Woke up to sun but a much cooler temperature than we have been having...my tootsies were freezing...only problem is that when we left the UK I hadn't thought about coming back at the end of September when it would probably be cooler, and I only took my flip flops!... You still wearing yours chicken? Left this lovely site and set off towards Ottenbach, our second stop in Switzerland. Haven't got to travel too far today. To get ...
... swim and bike brilliantly, up on expected/previous times. But then 6k into the run he collapsed and spent one and a half hours in a first aid tent with heat exhaustion. Then he decided he would finish it even if it meant walking. There were a few more traumas (Ellie feels it was more like "a panic attack" since they had trained with Susan Taylor the channel swimmer who died recently and this had played on both their minds) and a little nap but he then got stronger ...
... visit". Undoubtedly they took a shot at suggesting Google street view in North Korea. I guess the officials didn't like the idea...
Washington Post comparisons: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/sp ecial/world/Google-unveils-detailed-map -of-North-Korea/index.html
Reuters article: http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/01/ 07/us-korea-north-ric*******-idUSBRE906 00A20130107
Today was an epic journey to visit two of my favourite exchange students: Luzi and Christian. Luzi has an insane schedule. He works in Berne, lives with his brother in Zurich, often visits his girlfriend in Basel, and goes to school three days a week in St. Gallen. All told, we were lucky to hear that he could fit us in for a lunch between classes, if we could get to St. Gallen, which is an hour past Zurich. So, we bought a return ticket to Zurich in Basel (an hour's trip) then bought ...
... people in Lederhosen and Dirndls. I decided to check it out for a bit and was pretty impressed by the atmosphere. The singing, dancing, and free-flowing beer looked a lot like what I had expected from a genuine Oktoberfest celebration.
I spent the next few hours exploring the city before reaching a club to see Mike Candys and a number of ...
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