Fairy Tale - A True Story (April 22, 2004)
This really happened. It seemed like a fairy tale. But it is a true story. It was during our Swiss Heartland Untour in 2004. We had decided to spend the day in Brienz. It was a beautiful sunny day. The lady in the Tourist Information Office suggested that we take a walk in the older section of town. The streets were empty. We had the scenery all to ourselves. At the corner of Krummgasse and Oberdorfstrasse, the voices of a ladies choir…
Posted on December 1, 2015 at 7:00am
It is special moments like this that make travel truly enjoyable and memorable. I posted this several years ago. But it is worthwhile posting again in view of the fact that Untours is now offering trips to the British Isles.
"While driving through the Cotswolds in England in 1997, we came across two young Japanese girls in Burford who were at the Tourist Information Office trying to get a bus to Bourton-On-The-Water. There were…Continue
Posted on August 17, 2015 at 4:33pm
There is a movie called "the Women on the 6th Floor." It is set in Paris. We had watched this film before. I had marked the film "excellent." It is a love story. We watched it again. My opinion hasn't changed. Now we long to return to Paris.
Posted on May 18, 2015 at 6:30pm
Swiss Heartland Untour - May 6 to June 4, 2014
Thursday, May 29, 2014
We were both up at 5:00am. Eleanor took an Aleve after waking. Her right knee cap was throbbing and sore, probably due to all the walking. Entry into the shower required stepping up a foot or more, a dangerous move for Eleanor. It would have been even more dangerous when stepping out of the wet floor of the shower. So…Continue
Posted on March 5, 2015 at 11:00am — 1 Comment