Les Chalets de Philippe
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Today we decided to take a day trip over the Switzerland. The mountains were calling me shall we say. It ended up being a 350km round trip with our little side steps along the way. We thought that it would be an open boarder into Switzerland like the one near Tirano, boy were we wrong! We were grilled by the Swiss Guard on the way in "what is the purpose of your travel into Switzerland " "where are you going" "how long are you staying" Then on the ...
... walk around the city on our own rather than continue touring with our guide. Once we got back to the hotel, we still had some time before we went out to dinner for our last night, so I went on a run with one of my classmates and ran all the way to the botanical gardens and back. It felt nice to go for a run in an unfamiliar city.
The final dinner was really nice. We all took turns talking about ...
... time to shop and explore during the afternoon on a busy Friday. We then later met for our farewell dinner with the group and Emilie. Dinner was very nice and we all had our moments giving our opinions and thoughts about the trip. We then went back the hotel to finish up the night and then get up early for our flight home. I think I was one of the few to stay home and get rest after packing all up to leave for the U.S.A.
... imagine rock-climbing at that altitude, we were breathing hard after climbing the stairs. Next stop was the Mer de Glace, Europe's longest glacier resting in the valley between high peaks. After a train and another cable car we were greeted with the sight of the glacier with its pockets of frozen blue ice and the sight of the hundreds of stairs we had to climb down to get to the ice cave (our destination). Most impressive were the skiers ending ...
... cigarette very quickly.
That stuff is strong and it blew my head off. Not wanting to alarm Rene who had warned me not to go too hard (he doesn't touch the stuff himself) I suggested we step back outside and go for a walk. Suffice it to say the train ride home was interesting.
I completely muzzered the train from Noordwijk to Bremen and ended up making up my own itinerary up as I went. I had a ticket on my phone that ...