"I don't know why your comments of 2007 are suddenly appering on my computer, but re the para gliding-- GOF FOR IT! My grandson video-taped my flight in 2003 and the VCR is one of my treasures. Recently, on my 90th birthday I was taken for a…"
"Henry, you asked about a hotel in Zurich. The last ime I used a hotel in Zurich was in 1975 sop the info isn't current. It was the Leoneck. Not fancy, but clean and not far from the hauptbahnhof. I expect if you put Hotel Leoneck, Zurich on the…"
"When you leave the bahnhof (railroad station) and move toward town, at the first intersection turn right and go several hundred feet and then turn left. The Klopfenstein building is really an apartment house. The K. Lower is on the ground floor and…"
I see you mentioned the trip logs. We are definitely planning to provide links for all the existing trip logs here. I also have one of our summer interns on a project finding all the best "nugget" of information in the existing triplogs. We will be excerpting them as we post to the blog, which will help people find these useful planning aids.
Hi Bob, yes it is Jean, sorry for the name on my
profile, but I wasn't sure how to do it.
Hopefully in the near future I will change to
a shorter one. Yes I hope we will be exchanging
ideas and stories in the future. Jean and Fred
Bill told me that you were having problems accepting all of our requests to have you as a friend. We're patient, and in the mean time we'll go the e-mail route.
When are you off for Switzerland? I didn't recall that you were planning another trip there this year.
As I recall, you soared from Planplatten down to Meiringen. My wife Gail was going to do her first paraglide flight last year, but was grounded due to the weather. She will make another attempt via Birdwing this year. Any advice?
I'm so out of step with the technological improvements we have made that I can't even do the basics-- like find out what time period you are in Switzerland (In Sachseln, at the Greuterts--if I remember correctly. Can't query the computer, so I'm asking you, seated here at my table in the Untour Cafe. Hal