The girls have begun their separate adventures. Mary is off to meet with her tour group in Munich and will be riding motorcycles through Bavaria and Switzerland. Mom and Nancy are riding the trains throughout Switzerland...first stop Lucerne, in the heart of Switzerland. It ranks amongst the world's most beautiful cities.
Lucerne, SwitzerlandThe Spreuer Bridge (Chaff Bridge). The oldest timber bridge in Switzerland (1408). Was a part of the town's fortification. This was the only place that chaff from cereals could be dumped into the river...hence the name.
Lucerne - StradtkellerOur meal also included stage performances - music, local instruments, folk dancing, and yodelling.
Mount Pilatus - Golden Round TripOur adventure in Lucerne took us up and over Mount Pilatus - called the Golden Round Trip. Our journey begins with a boat ride on Lake Lucerne to the base of the mountain.