SNOW! August 14th 2008 Thursday, 14 August
Our first big travel day. We boarded the bus early to drive to Lauterbruen, Switzerland. The method to make it a quick journey was to sleep on the bus. I wasn't that tired at this point of the trip, so I actually got to see some of the French countryside. There were some amazing castles on the way.
As soon as we passed the Swiss boarder the fun began with a Champaign ... read more
Europe » Switzerland » South-West » Lauterbrunnen The Swiss Confederation was founded in 1291 as a defensive alliance among three cantons. In succeeding years, other localities joined the original three. The Swiss Confederation secured its independence from the Holy Roman Empire in 1499. Switzerland... ... read more