Archive | November, 2012

Awesome Wheels: a photo gallery

November 23, 2012

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One thing you notice in most European cities is how many luxury sports cars there are on the roads, especially in affluent areas like the Swiss Riviera. The restaurant and hotel parking lotsĀ  are full of them. Now, I’m no sports car fanatic, but I do appreciate the looks of a fine automobile, and so […]

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Switzerland is Flat! (…sort of): Exploring the Plateau region

November 9, 2012

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When North Americans imagine the Swiss countryside we tend to conjure up images of jagged, snowy peaks and high alpine meadows dotted with cows and traditional wooden chalets. Parts of Switzerland are like that, for sure, but did you know that a large part of the country is FLAT? (OK … sort of). Lausanne, where […]

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