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Touristy & Touristier

Sunday was another rainy, cloudy day in Switzerland. If I were still at home and the weather was like this I would probably be rather grumpy about it. 396 more words


Painting the Town Red..

How I am still awake right now is a mystery.

Last night (friday) was my first “night out” in Switzerland. and by “night” I mean a couple of hours at night and then all morning until about 7:30am on Saturday. 913 more words


Italy in Switzerland

On our final day in Switzerland we were blessed with some beautiful weather and Mr & Mrs B took us on a road trip South of Zurich towards the border to Italy. 276 more words


Le Débarcadère in Nyon

Need to eat at some ungodly hour in which no Swiss restaurant would be open to serve you (in Nyon)? Head to Le Débarcadère, where the kitchen is open 24 hours, located in the heart of what I think is the little city’s downtown and just a few meters from the lake. 135 more words


SFC Parents and A Restaurant Batman Would Love

(or Bruce Wayne would own…. I haven’t quite figured it out yet.)

We don’t just “go out” to eat here very often.  Usually we only eat out while we are traveling or we treat ourselves at the BIS’s Sports Club, a country club kind of place that the BIS owns for its employees.  1,896 more words

The Swiss Family Carlson

Discovering a different side of Zurich

On transit to Greece, a day was spent visiting a friend in Zurich, Switzerland’s largest city.  Unsure of what to expect, and having only been acquainted with romantic images of Zurich’s Old Town, we were lucky enough to get a taste of this beautiful city from a local’s perspective.   123 more words