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... was crammed with all the skiers going down, and partly because we had carefully not told Joy that going down is always more scary. She did not mind though, having (at last) discovered the beauty and majesty of the big mountains. Another "legal high" as she put it.
Sadly our stay with Peter was all too short, but Joy seems to have been bitten by the mountain bug, so we might well be returning to ...
... were wiped out from the kids waking them up early that day so Frank and I decided to try a Mexican restaurant that they recommended. I have to say the quality was very good. The chips and salsa were sub par (but we all know how picky I am about my chips and salsa). The food was good but bland for Mexican standards, which I imagine is pretty typical round these parts. Oddly it was quite comforting to hear people speaking ...
We left dark and early on a water taxi for the train station. It was 2 and a half hours to Milan and I slept half the way there. Milan to Basel was 4 hours and a beautiful ride. We rode past lake Como and planned the area as a stop for our next European vacation. It was gorgeous. We also rode passed the snow capped peaks of the Swiss Alps. The mountains were HUGE and the little towns were nestled right up to the base of them. It was quite picturesque. I tried to capture a ...
... a sign telling you to break but I don't know if you actually have to, it didn't help the instructions were in German.. It was good fun though pretty cold, sitting on a chairlift for a while then freezing air blasting you on the way down.
It looked like a pretty cool place, there was a BMX track down the mountain too and sleds for when there was snow. It didn't seem like that was open though as I didn't see any bikes and ...
... red facade building built between 1504 and 1514. Further along the walk, we saw the Cathedral built between the 12th and 15th century in romanesque and gothic style. We even managed to get into the Museum of Culture, which was having an opening reception and we went in to check out their latest exhibition. There are many museums here. We walked for about 4 hours and after dinner at a local Swiss restaurant we came back to the hotel. Total steps walked today 15,827 or 7.3 ...