Swiss Chocolate December 23rd 2009 Ah, Swiss chocolate, what to say, but that I'm glad I had the pleasure of meeting, I mean, eating it. I've tried various types of chocolate. I found it at supermarkets, at tiny private chocolate shops, at big famous chocolatier/confiserie/patisserie/etc. stores like Sprungli or Merkur, I went event to the factory (Lindt factory) store, and I enjoyed trying every one of them. So the question is ... read more
Europe » Switzerland 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
Well, I'm back from my trip and I'll keep posting interesting stuff and pictures for everyone to see ...
Everyone knows that I love travelling. Even my three-year-old niece calls me Dora the Explorer, the big one, while watching little Dora on TV. Yes, I do look like her a little bit. I'm going to be spending a year in Europe, from July 2009 till July 2010, travelling from Toronto, Canada to Novi Sad, Serbia then London, Greece, Switzerland ... I'll be posting pictures and maps, writing about cities, architecture, culture, and food. There'll be lots of pictures of food, espe... full info