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Exceptional rainfall around Locarno in Switzerland

Yesterday I blogged about heavy rainfall in the southern alps of Switzerland and reported that several places had accumulations in excess of 600 mm (~27 inches) from the start of November. 408 more words

Synoptic Situation


While she was out,

we would play with

our big sister’s billowing


shocking pink and lime green

layers of net,

like gaudy Cinderellas

waiting for a prince. 25 more words


A Swiss Adventure

I have now gone on an adventure that was out of Germany. Let me just sum up what’s been happening in Germany before I begin my tale of Switzerland. 402 more words

Study Abroad

Lago Maggiore


Day 40

Upon waking up I could finally get a sense of where I was: nestled in the valley of Ticino. The fog hung heavy on the mountains, thickly obscuring the sun. 595 more words

Mecca - Locarno!

Many girls, good looking and charming,
Ever so sweet and so alarming,
Coming to the Mecca dance,
Coming here to find romance. 50 more words


Laura | 06.10.14 | Valle Verzasca - Ascona - Locarno

Hey du! Bist du auch bereit für neue Abenteuer und neues Glück wie ich? Dann los, lies weiter :)

Heute Morgen ging es schon früh los bei mir: Mit zwei Velos und Sebastian im Schlepptau war um fünf Uhr früh schon im Zug Richtung Tessin. 370 more words