Swiss Roadie Trip Day 3 - Villigen June 12th 2019 This morning we complete our 600 drive to the Paul Scherrer Institut in Villigen. It’s a huge site spanning both sides of the river Aare. When we arrive, the fire brigade are in attendance. I ask daughter no 2 if they are likely to be required again. She is way too nervous to find this funny.
Security is high. We need passes for ourselves and the van plus dossimeters. The issue of dossimet ... read more
Europe » Switzerland » North-West » Aargau 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