Switzerland August 27th 2006 After Bavaria, my next stop was Lake Konstanz to meet Stefan (an EADS praktikant that I met while working at Airbus), where we spent a night. The next day we went through Zurich, Lucern and the Alps on the way to Ticino which is in the south Switzerland. Just from the shops in the city, you can tell that Zurich is a pretty rich city and like the cities in Germany, it is very ordered. If you ever ... read more
Europe » Switzerland » South-East » Bellinzona 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
I've taken 1 yr off Uni to do a 6 month internship (March to Aug) at Airbus in Bremen, Germany. While here I plan on learning something about the industry I'm going to work in & gain some valuable experience at a great company.
BUT, I also plan to take full advantage of the fact that I'm here and see Germany & Europe and this blog is basically I can keep you all updated on all thing concerned with travelling.
Expect to see me back in Oz when:
a) My visa expires;
b) My money runs out;
c) My patience with the cold and wet weather runs out!!! I miss the Aussie temperatures!
And if a... full info