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... when he'd finished. When we did get riding, we had to exit the city via the footpath inside another canal tunnel, that takes the boats from one side of the city to the other. Today's ride was very scenic once again, between the Doubs and the canal, with mountains towering either side. Today there were more than 30 locks, ( they were numbered, so I didn't have to count them ), so we were climbing upwards gradually. There were some good steep climbs as well, I'm sure ...
... of them still quite wet which led to nice mud-covered hiking boots) and remote farms enjoying the warm sun of a beautiful Sunday.
The hiking season has definitely started.
Our exact itinerary was as follow:
Train/Bus: Aarau - La-Chaux-de-Fond - Salignelégier - La Theurre
Hike: Etang de la Gruère - Gros Bois Derrière - Petit Bois Derrière - Montcenez - La Combe
Train/Bus - La Combe - Glovelier - Basel - Olten - Aarau
... in “San José State University”, California every alternate year. This year it was in Switzerland!!! A country of natural beauty!
The summer university on Computer Science and Communication Systems (CSCS) consisted of following courses taken by respective professors.
- Seven Languages in seven days (Prof. Horstmann, SJSU)
- Social Networking in Artificial Societies (Prof. Pearce, SJSU)
- Persistence ...
... Switzerland is famous for (as well as chocolate). We spotted lots of hawks flying overhead and we assume there must be game, such as rabbit, for them to hunt. Theres a large population in the mountain passes. Drinking wine and watching the alps go by is a pleasant way to spend a day... And the drop back down to lake LeMan ( Geneva) is always wonderful. Got home to Fribourg late but ...
... one of said buses. To add to the excitement you also try and pelt your fellow Canadians with snow balls while screaming "I'll kill you!" and careening around small children. It was as close to real life MarioKart as you can get. If you do nothing else in Switzerland...go Sledging! P.P.S. The dogs here are awesome and they go EVERYWHERE with their people! The go on the train, to the grocery store, to the mall and yes...they even go sledging ...