Hotel de la Croix-d'Or
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Today, unfortunately, is our last day in Switzerland. All good things, as they say, must come to an end and our final day today was a fitting farewell to the country that we have all grown to love. It was also another chance for the students to spend some final, quality time with their buddies.
We met at Lycee Jean Piaget at 8am, around the back near the lake. Once we had all arrived Annemarie divided everyone into groups, set the ground ...
After making it to the cable car we caught a ride down and headed back to our bus. Next stop, only five minutes down the road, were the Trümmelbach Falls. These falls are the only glacier waterfalls in the world that are located in a mountain. You enter the mountain and travel up a lift to the upper section which is joined by tunnels and platforms where you view the 20,000 litres per second of melted glacier from the Jungfrau mountain. The noise ...
... it got its name because of its incredible size and shape which is similar to an Egyptian pyramid. Now standing on the upper region of the Neiderhorn, I could see the top of the pyramid start to disappear behind the clouds. I ran around falling through the soft snow taking pictures at every angle before deciding to put on Annes mountaineering pants. Those pants were one hell of an event to put on, but once they were, we headed back outside to rent ourselves a sledge. ...
... they were doing, and must be pretty well known around here as the locals would cheer when certain songs came on. We didn’t end up leaving till about two thirty. The walk from the bus stop to Caroline’s house is pretty interesting to say the least, especially when you’re dealing with variables such as knee deep snow, about a million steps uphill, and the fact that my vision was perhaps slightly impaired.
We spent the day yesterday in ...
... photos on it could not be used and so, therefore, refused to take any more photos. I also could not view any photos. Came home and the computer also could not recognize the card. Oops...399 photos lost? Not so fast! Internet to the rescue. I downloaded software to recover lost photos from a card and it worked like a charm! Almost all were saved!
I am sure I missed something from this trip. It was all just so great!
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