Monthly Archives: May 2014

Football – Switzerland v Jamaica, Swissporarena, Lucerne – Switzerland

Karin & Elvis had planned a surprise for us on Friday night. We had an early dinner and had to leave for the train station by 6.45pm. We got off the train and saw all these people in Swiss hats, … Continue reading

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Ticino – Switzerland

The weather forecast for the Lucerne area wasn’t very good so we decided to head south to the canton of Ticino which is in the Italian speaking part of Switzerland. We went over the Gotthard Pass which was covered in … Continue reading

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Adieu Paris – Gruezi Switzerland

Yesterday we caught the train from the Gare de Lyon station in Paris to Zurich in Switzerland. It was a two story train and we had very comfortable seats upstairs. It really is such a great way to travel. The … Continue reading

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Roland Garros, Paris – France

Today we went to Roland Garros to watch day three of the first round. I was so excited that I woke at 5.15am and couldn’t go back to sleep. We caught the RER and then the Metro to the stadium … Continue reading

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Paris – France

Paris is one of those cities where you can just walk and walk and not run out of things to see. We started the day with a run, walk up to the Arc de Triomphe and down the Champs Elysees … Continue reading

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Cycling in Bordeaux, Day 4 – France

Our bed was so luxurious last night we didn’t want to get out of it this morning. It rained quite a bit during the night but was starting to ease by the time we had breakfast. I said we felt … Continue reading

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Cycling in Bordeaux, Day 3 – France

Today we were cycling from Saint Macaire to Isle St Georges. We didn’t have the trip notes for day 3 as Graham’s printer had been playing up so he was going to meet us at 9am to go over them … Continue reading

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