Weekend in the Jura Mountains and Geneva January 24th 2010 FRIDAY: ST. LUPICIN
There Cyntia and I were, sitting in a tiny parish meeting room, surrounded by French people who had just welcomed us in.
Upon entering the Catholic catechism meeting late with Christine, we introduced ourselves, and went 360 degrees around the table, doing bisous with every single person there. (note: "bisous" is the European and specifically French tradition of kissing ... read more
Europe » Switzerland » South-West » Geneva 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