Tulip Inn Lausanne Beaulieu
Travel Blogs from Lausanne
... the mountain. From there we took a second cable car that took us up to the Aguille du Midi, at 3842m. The view from the cable car was not inspiring, it was pretty much a complete white out. But this is the longest single span cable car in the world. It's incredibly steep too, you arrive at the cable car station almost vertically. On exiting the cable car we were in the middle of a snow storm. Standing on the highest bridge in Europe ...
... 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 ...
So we shall start with a vital question from the CERN passport, we need some help in getting the answer right. Which of these particles circulate in the LHC? a) simpletons b) protons c) croutons Hmmm... Being nerds in Geneva, yes we went to CERN. In case there are any non-nerds out there, the LHC is the Large Hadron Collider - an underground particle accelerator! We got a booklet of questions and visited the displays. Unfortunately, ...
Distance: 92km Cumulative distance: 2941km Best Convenience: the Travel Angels, mobile tourist information people Riding conditions: crazy ups and downs, a few busy roads Weather: patchy rain, cloudy top of 15 degrees We awoke this morning to the sound of rain pelting down on our tent. The rain was very heavy and unrelenting for the next two hours... Do we really want to ride today... ? There's a train line right next door... Ferries across the lake... ...
... more and more French.
Even the ticket guy (gal). 1st one spoke in Swiss-German and 2nd one in French.
Got our bearings at the Lausanne train station and headed towards Avenue du Théâtre 7 where the meetup was going to be - make sure we could find it.
There are different elevations in Lausanne so a lot of sloping uphill and downhill, like San Francisco actually.
Checked in at Octo Technology, left gear then off to hunt ...
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